Gold Creek Peaks 3994 & 3879
March 20, 2020

Peak 3994 as seen from near where I parked. The summit is actually to the left on the high ridge.

Approaching the highpoint pf Peak 3994 (into the sun, too).

At the summit of 3994, looking south at Mount Ord, and a bee.

North view, the sweep of the Mogollon Rim can be seen with newly-fallen snow.

The summit cairn, Peak 3994.

View of the Beeline Highway and my car parked in the clearing below.

Broader-view image of Peak 3994, from near the corral.

Gold Creek.

Peak 3879 appears.

Peak 3994 from the west slopes of Peak 3879

Approaching Peak 3879

Almost there.

Summit cairn of Peak 3879, and the Sierra Ancha.

The snow-bound Mazatzal Mountains.

Hiking out, a sample of the cactus and pinon and juniper florae.


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