Wildflowers Popping Up~Happy Summer Solstice!!!

Wildflowers are starting to pop up at the lower elevations right now between 3,000-5,000 ft.

Rock Penstemon

Rock Penstemon also known as Beard Tongue

This flower can be found in rock outcroppings and are a favorite of the hummingbirds. It can be seen along the Black Butte Trail and on the lower slopes of Mt. Shasta.

Here are a few of my favorite wildflowers along the trails~

Indian Paintbrush

Indian Paintbrush

Alpine Shooting Star

Alpine Shooting Star

Scarlet Gilia also known as Scarlet Trumpet and Skyrocket

Scarlet Gilia also known as Scarlet Trumpet and Skyrocket

Corn Lily

Corn Lily

Panther Meadows and Old Ski Bowl Update…

Panther Meadows Area

Panther Meadows Area

The gate will open up at Bunny Flat to Old Ski Bowl July 1st. Most of the snow has melted. No wildflowers popping up yet but the water’s flowing. It’s a nice walk right now to Panther Meadows and the Old Ski Bowl.

Warmer temperatures are here!

http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?CityName=Mount+Shasta&state=CA&site=MFR&lat=41.3181&lon=-122.32#.U6L9-UCvCuk

Wanna go on a guided tour or hike this weekend?

Give me a call at 530-926-3250.

Happy Summer Solstice!

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