|View of the trail from the trailhead. Look beyond the ocotillo to the green of the cottonwoods...that's where we're going!|
|A cool, fern-covered pool in the center of the desert!|
The trailhead (top photo) is about halfway on the road to the center of the park, the road to Sauceda Ranch. When you park your car, you can see your destination...the green of the cottonwood trees in the distance gives you just a hint as to what's greeting you at the end of the trail!