We noticed faint glints of yellow to our left. We had found them – the elusive Holmoniot!
Little fish swam through the pool, and a frog hopped from place to place.
This shady stream bed led us past pomegranate trees and grape vines, into the oak tree shadows.
Tekoa Canyon dropped down into dramatic ripples of rock, giving evidence that this was no prairie.
Doves and swallows nested in small caves and crevices all up and down the sides of the canyon.