On the way, we saw a black bear grazing in the sedge alongside the road about a mile west of the Petrified Tree.
During the morning drive, the skies were gray and it drizzled off and on. As we drove through the Lamar Valley, the skies began to clear and it became a bright and sunny day.
|Looking northeast from the Lamar Valley|
|Looking south from Soda Butte|
|Don's scoping out a fishing spot|
|Looking southwest from Silver Gate|