Fruit hangs heavy on the vine,
There’s no gold, I thought I’d warn ya,
And the hills turn brown in the summertime.
' --Kate Wolf
The foothills of the
The Solemates are a very active walking club in the
Everywhere on the hills, rocks thrust out of the ground in parallel lines that look like tombstones. The majestic valley oaks are impressive. In the springtime the creeks run full, the grass greens up, and the hills are covered with wildflowers. I’d love to re-visit then.
We walked a long loop around the property, over windswept rises, through heavily treed dells, and along a pretty lake. I felt like I’d had a good workout. All in all, a great way to spend a Saturday morning. Do you have a walking group in your area that you could join?