A switchback as China Hole Trail climbs through an area of thick chamise chapparal.
Date: September 03, 2007, 12h40
And more coffee.
In this weather, iced tea would probably be preferable to hot coffee, but I'm really enjoying the coffee nonetheless.
I guess that means that I am starting to get acclimated to the heat again. Drinking warm water during much of the day and walking a few miles in the hot midday heat have provided me with some practice.