|Narrowleaf Yucca plants send up their flowering stalks near Owachomo Natural Bridge.|
|Owachomo Bridge panorama.|
|Owachomo Bridge from Zeke's Bathtub, an almost perennial pool in Armstrong Canyon.|
|Cliffrose (Purshia mexicana) in bloom at 6,500 feet.|
I walk down the short trail to Owachomo Bridge. Then underneath the thin long span, to look for new shots from below it. The sky is classic southeast Utah: deep blue, low in haze, with pearly cumulus clouds for a fantastic accent.
|Narrowleaf Yucca (Yucca angustissima) leaves and flowering stalks.|
|Narrowleaf Yucca blooms.|
|Narrowleaf Yucca blossom closeup.|
|Stemless Woollybase - Hymenoxys acaulis|
|Thrifty Goldenweed (Haplopappus armeroides) in typical clumps.|
|Uinta Groundsel (Senecio multilobatus)|
|Common Hyalineherb (Hymenopappus filifolious), with its long wispy flower stalks and small blossoms.|
No rattlesnakes seen on this hike, as usual. I've only seen two here in a year and a half.
|Armstrong Canyon, from the trail downstream from Owachomo Bridge.|
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