|Camping - just me and Little T
October 16-17, 2012
|On Tuesday Little T and I met Grandma and Grandpa up at beautiful Lake Gregory where we spent a few hours exploring - there is a nice trail that circles the lake and we hiked about 2/3 of it. Then we headed to Dogwood Campground. A large beautiful campground with lots of yes, dogwood trees turning autumn red, but also black oak turning gold, incense cedars, Ponderosa pine, and white fir. In sunny spots there were baby cedar trees by the thousands! Baby boom! After Grandma made her famous tacos G & G left and Little T and I went on an evening hike. Then we settled in for the night. The baby slept 11 hours straight through the night. Mommy - not so much. Usually I wear ear plugs when camping, but since it was just me and the baby I wanted to be alert... and I heard every little noise all night long :p At least some of the sounds were cool - owls and coyotes. In the morning we went on a walk, ate breakfast, and packed up. Then we went towards Lake Silverwood where the California sycamores are changing into their autumn hues. We had fun - it was a relaxing couple of days in the mountains :)
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