The "Shortcut Road" is only 3/4 mile long; soon enough, I'm approaching Cedar Canyon Road, that horizontal line ahead
Date: May 25, 2011, 13h51
And there it is, home again for the night near Pine Spring, with a flowering beavertail cactus along the way
The return hike was faster than expected, so I'm home early. The wash I hiked was mostly clear, but hiking in some washes can be extremely slow due to plant growth. I had enough time to go a bit further up into the McCullough Mountains after all.