Calderwood Butte & North Thunderbird Peak
September 4, 2016

Calderwood Butte from the 99th Avenue Trailhead

Saguaros stand on the steep hillside

The top up ahead

My hiking pole at the top

Southwest view of the ridge that comes from that way, with the White Tank Mountains in back

Southeast view toward Sunrise Mountain and the morning sun

Calderwood Butte from Sunrise Peak, Jan. 2017

View west toward Sunset Mountain, Calderwood Butte (below the horizon line) and West Wing Mountain

Summit way up ahead

Summit not that far

The top, plus a guy giving his dog a drink

View northwest of the trail I hiked

Summit as I leave, now heading east


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