Camping / Hiking at Big Basin Redwoods State Park

The Redwoods call me.  They beckon me from deep within the Santa Cruz mountains.

Resisting their call is next to impossible, so I plan … and I go to them.  They always welcome me ‘Home’.

Redwood
My favorite place to commune with them is Big Basin Redwoods State Park in Northern California, about half-way between San Jose and Santa Cruz, near Boulder Creek.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

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Weekly Photo Challenge:  Grand

The Lovers Trees
somewhere along the Saratoga Gap Trail in Northern California

Lovers Trees

While hiking Saratoga Gap trail in Saratoga, California one afternoon, I came upon these stunning trees.  They halted me in my tracks as though I had accidentally snuck upon two Lovers making out in the forest.  Of course, my Lover and I felt it would be disrespectful to the Lovers Trees if we didn’t pause during our hike and make out a little too. 😉  Mother Nature has so much to teach us, if only we will listen……

Aum ~ Peace ~ Amen