Saturday, April 28, 2012

Coyote, 04-28-2012

Coyote, east-bound Vista Chino just east of the Whitewater Wash.
Today's ride: 38 1/2 miles, Washington Loop,

Saturday Paceline, 04-28-2012

A group of cyclists pedaling north on Washington toward 1,000 Palms.  Maybe members of the Desert Bike Club:

Friday, April 20, 2012

Snattlerake, 04-20-2012

My first rattlesnake sighting of 2012.  Whitewater Rd. just north of the Whitewater village.  It was not happy that I interrupted its journey across the road.  It looked to be about 3 1/2 feet long and looked healthy.
Today's ride: 33 1/2 miles, Whitewater Preserve, out-and-back,

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Choked Chicken? 04-17-2012

This rubber chick looks like it went through all types of unmentioned tortures, including a metal staple through the neck. 
Today's ride:  33 miles, Cook Loop,

Donald & Shaw, 04-17-2012

Donald & Shaw were nice enough to interrupt their ride so I could photograph them.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Chops & Carol in Their Backyard, 04-16-2012

Chops and Carol on Snow Creek Road with Mt. San Jacinto as a backdrop.
Today's ride: 26 miles, Snow Creek Village, out-and-back,

Monday, April 9, 2012

Cars and Trucks Going Places, 04-09-2012

Looking west down I-10 from the Bob Hope Overpass.
Today's ride: 37 1/2 miles, Dillon - Bob Hope Loop,

Snake That Almost Was, 04-09-2012

North bound Indian Ave. north of I-10.  It is same size and species as another squashed snake about 2 feet from this one.  Note nickel for size comparison.

Friday, April 6, 2012

Party Prop, 04-06-2012

Ferris wheel as a party prop for the White Party set up across the street from the Palm Springs Convention Center.
Today's ride: 18 mile out-and-back to Hermit's Bench,