Out of the Cold, into the Valley


We left the snow and freezing rain in Portland yesterday and headed south to see friends and family in Southern California.  On a brief walk today with my sister in law , we walked past many orange trees.  For some reason they seem magical to me.


I also found a pond on the Cal State Northridge campus with a lot of ducks and turtles sunning themselves.  It was not an earth shattering urban hike, but it definitely felt good to walk in the sun.


The turtles say hello

About Josh Baker

"The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ― John Muir

Posted on February 10, 2014, in Family, Flora and Fauna, Outdoors, Urban Hiking, vacations and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Beautiful! Lucky you to get away from the snow for a bit.

  2. Nice! Enjoy that warm weather!

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