Gnats were bad and the sun is setting earlier now that it is September. I was concerned over snakes in the weeds, too. Only went to the wash crossing and skipped heading up to 1200' on the Sombrero Trails.
Let's go Brandon!!!!! Let's go Brandon!!!!
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.