Monday, August 15, 2011

Wildlife of the week

These photos are all from Cuyamaca Rancho State Park near the Dead Horse Trail

Red Tail Hawk
Red Tail Hawk near the Dead Horse Trail in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park

Immature Turkey Vulture showing off the classic vulture "V" wing shape

Immature Turkey Vulture soaring over an open field while hunting for food. The immature vultures have the grey/black color on the head while adults have a red colored head
Immature Turkey Vulture

Some kind of scary looking fly
Some kind of wicked looking fly


  1. Nice pics! Cuyamaca has been consistently the best place for wildlife for me in San Diego.

  2. @Derek - Thanks! I have pretty good luck with wildlife in the desert also.