I know, I meet a lot of cool dogs, but this is the first one I met at this trailhead in Albuquerque New Mexico.
A baby tumbleweed.
The underside of a baby tumbleweed.
A Prickly Pear cactus.
This cactus is collecting tumbleweeds.
Desert plants never seem very welcoming.
This is high desert. There is snow up there. More on snow later.
Albuquerque through a telephoto lens.
The beyond of Albuquerque.
Did I mention that I met a cool dog.