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Armatron [5.9- Rock Climb]

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

February 15, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Trail 1

Trail 2

Trail 3 [Panoramic]

Trail 4 [Armatron Walkoff]

Trail 5 [Descent Gully Start]

Views 1

Views 2 [Juniper Peak Panoramic]

Pitch 1

Pitch 2

Pitch 3

Pitch 3

Pitch 4

Pitch 4

Pitch 5

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Hollow Rock Peak [second attempt]

Rainbow Mountain Wilderness, Nevada USA

February 23, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Solar Slab Gully, Solar Slab [5.3, 5.6 Rock Climb]

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

March 7, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Buckskin Cliff Shadows

Buckskin Cliff Shadows Equestrian Park, Las Vegas, Nevada USA

March 21, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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"Little Zion" hike

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Spring Mountains, Nevada USA

March 28, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Views 1* [Panoramic]

Views 2 [Panoramic]

Views 3* [Panoramic]

Views 4

Views 5 [Panoramic]

Views 6

Views 7

Views 8

Views 9

Views 10 [Panoramic]

Views 11 [Panoramic]

Views 12

Views 13 [Panoramic]

Views 14* [Panoramic]

Pinyon Jay [Bird]

Spotted Towhee [Bird]

Engelmann's Hedgehog Cactus

Biscuitroot [Flower]

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Lake Mead area

Black Joe Mine, Cranes Nest, and Boundary Mine Roads, Arizona USA

March 29, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V

 

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First Creek Overlook Peak

Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area, Las Vegas, Nevada USA

April 4, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Views 1

Views 2

Views 3 [Panoramic]

Views 4 * [Panoramic]

Views 5 [Panoramic]

Views 6 *

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Hackberry Spring

Mormon Mountain Wilderness, Mesquite, Nevada USA

April 12, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Amargosa Wild and Scenic River

China Ranch Trail, Tecopa, California USA

April 19, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Pinyon Pine hike

Lee Canyon Road, Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, Nevada USA

April 25, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Cottonwood Valley Road area hike

Cottonwood Valley Road, Deadhorse Loop, Sloan, Nevada, USA

April 26, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V

 

Views 1 [Panoramic]

Views 2

Views 3 [Panoramic]

Views 4 [Panoramic]

Black-throated Sparrow 1 [Bird]

Black-throated Sparrow 2 [Bird]

Anise Swallowtail [Butterfly]

Desert Spinystar Cactus 1

Desert Spinystar Cactus 2

Desert Cottontail Rabbit

Desert Horned Lizard

Sagebrush Lizard

Blue Flax [Flower]

Death Camas [Flower]

Desert Globe Mallow [Flower]

Desert Marigold [Flower]

Desert Rue [Flower]

Desert Paintbrush 1 [Flower]

Desert Paintbrush 2 [Flower]

Freckled Milkvetch [Flower]

Milkvetch 1 (WithSeedPods) [Flower]

Flower Milkvetch 2 [Flower]

Flower Milkvetch 3 [Flower]

Mojave Goldenhead [Flower]

Nevada Goldeneye [Flower]

Nevada Lomatium [Flower]

Redstem Filaree [Flower]

Sandwort [Flower]

Spring Mountain Milkvetch [Flower]

Stansbury Phlox [Flower]

Thickstem Wild Cabbage 1 [Flower]

Thickstem Wild Cabbage 2 [Flower]

Utah Penstemon [Flower]

Winding Mariposa Lily [Flower]

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Black Velvet [Second] Peak

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

May 2, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Windy Peak

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

May 17, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Antelope Bitterbush [Flower]

Death Camas [Flower]

Desert Larkspur [Flower]

Hedgehog Cactus [Flower]

Palmer's Penstemon [Flower]

Prickly Pear Cactus [Flower]

Sandwort [Flower]

Sedum 1 [Flower]

Sedum 2 [Flower]

Winding Mariposa Lily 1 [Flower]

Winding Mariposa Lily 2 [Flower]

Unidentified 1 [Flower]

Unidentified 2 [Flower]

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Views 3 [Panoramic]

Views 4 [Panoramic]

Views 5

Views 6

Views 7

Beetles

 

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Cranes Nest Road

Lake Mead Recreation Area, Arizona USA

May 23, 2020 Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

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Oak Creek (North Fork) Canyon Hike

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

May 25, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Views 1 [Panoramic]

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Views 3 [Panoramic]

Views 4

Views 5

Views 6

Views 7

Views 8

Views 9 [Panoramic]

Views 10 [Panoramic]

Views 11

Views 12

Views 13

Views 14 [Panoramic]

Views 15 [Panoramic]

Views 16 [Panoramic]

Views 17

Views 18

Views 19

El-Capivan [random van in parking lot]

Desert Calico [Flower]

Sacred Datura [Flower]

Spider Antelope Horns Milkweed [Flower]

Wire Lettuce [Flower]

Red-Spotted Toad 1

Red-Spotted Toad 2

Red-Spotted Toad 3

 

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Long Canyon

Desert National Wildlife Refuge, Mormon Well Road, Nevada USA

June 6, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Views 1*

Views 2*

Views 3*

Views 4 [Panoramic]

Views 5* [Panoramic]

Views 6* [Panoramic]

Views 7* [Panoramic]

Views 8 [Panoramic]

Views 9* [Panoramic]

Views 10

Views 11

Views 12* [Panoramic]

Views 13

Views 14

Ash-throated Flycatcher 1 [Bird]

Ash-throated Flycatcher 2 [Bird]

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher [Bird]

Say's Phoebe [Bird]

Apache Plume 1 [Flower]

Apache Plume 2 [Flower]

Bristly Gilia [Flower]

Desert Trumpet [Flower]

Palmer's Penstemon [Flower]

Purple Sage [Flower]

Silver Cholla [Flower]

Wire Lettuce [Flower]

Long-nosed Leopard 1 [Lizard]

Long-nosed Leopard 2 [Lizard]

Long-nosed Leopard 3 [Lizard]

Sagebrush 1 [Lizard]

Sagebrush 2 [Lizard]

Western Whiptail [Lizard]

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Bonanza Peak

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, Nevada USA

June 14, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and a * Pixel 3 smartphone

 

Cassin's Finch [Bird]

Hairy Woodpecker [Bird]

Red Crossbill 1 [Bird]

Red Crossbill 2 [Bird]

Western Bluebird [Bird]

Western Tanager [Bird]

Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon) [Bird]

Comma [Butterfly]

Fiery Skipper 1 [Butterfly]

Fiery Skipper 2 [Butterfly]

Silvery Blue [Butterfly]

Sagebrush [Lizard]

Western Fence [Lizard]

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Views 4

Views 5 [Panoramic]

Views 6 [Panoramic]

Views 7 [Panoramic]

Views 8

Views 9

Bastard Toadflax [Flower]

Firecracker Penstemon [Flower]

Nuttall's Linanthus 1 [Flower]

Nuttall's Linanthus 2 [Flower]

Rubberweed [Flower]

Sage [Flower]

Silvery Lupine [Flower]

Wax Currant [Flower]

Wishbone Bush* [Flower]

Yellow Evening Primrose [Flower]

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Turtlehead Peak

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada USA

June 27, 2020 Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Samsung S10 smartphone

 

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Views 2

Views 3

Views 4

Views 5 [Panoramic]

Views 6 [Panoramic]

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Ruby Lake, Ruby Mountain Ridge

Ruby Lake, Ruby Mountains, Nevada USA

July 3-5, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Samsung S10 smartphone

 

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Ruby Lake, Ruby Ridge Wildlife

Ruby Lake, Ruby Mountains, Nevada USA

July 3-5, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Sony DSC-HX400V and * Samsung S10 smartphone

 

Allium (onion) sp. [Flower]

Canada Thistle [Flower]

Common Evening Primrose [Flower]

Deerweed [Flower]

Goat's Beard 1 [Flower]

Goat's Beard 2 [Flower]

Heartleaf Arnica [Flower]

Horsemint [Flower]

Idaho Blue-eyed Grass [Flower]

Lavender Gilia [Flower]

Limestone Hawksbeard [Flower]

Phacelia sp. [Flower]

Richardson's Geranium [Flower]

Seep-spring Monkeyflower [Flower]

Showy Penstemon [Flower]

Spur Lupine [Flower]

Stickseed 1 [Flower]

Stickseed 2 [Flower]

St John's Wort [Flower]

Sulfur-flower Buckwheat [Flower]

Yellow Stonecrop [Flower]

Unidentified [Flower]

White Pelican [Bird]

Belted Kingfisher 1 [Bird]

Belted Kingfisher 2 [Bird]

Brewer's Blackbird [Bird]

Caspian Tern [Bird]

Forsters Tern [Bird]

Fox Sparrow [Bird]

Great Egret 1 [Bird]

Great Egret 2 [Bird]

Great Egret 3 [Bird]

Western Meadowlark [Bird]

Yellow-headed Blackbird 1 [Bird]

Yellow-headed Blackbird 2 [Bird]

Cranefly* [Insect]

Familiar Bluet Damselfly [Insect]

Jerusalem Cricket* [Insect]

Longhorned Beetle* [Insect]

Variegated Fritillary [Insect]

Pronghorn Antelope 1 [Mammal]

Pronghorn Antelope 2 [Mammal]

Townsend Ground Squirrel [Mammal]

Yellowbelly Marmot [Mammal]

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Mummy Mountain

Mount Charleston Recreational Area, Nevada USA

July 18, 2020  Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Samsung S10 smartphone

 

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Mack's Peak [attempt]

Mount Charleston Recreation Area, Nevada USA

August 1, 2020 Photos by Kevin Heckeler using a Samsung S10 smartphone

 

Views 1

Views 2

Views 3

Views 4 [Panoramic]

Views 5

Views 6 [Lower Ledge, near summit]

Views 7 [Upper Ledge, near summit]

Chinch Weed [Flower]

Tall Groundsel [Flower]

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