On the drive back to camp I decide to take some back roads, hoping to do a little birding along the way. Not as big a variety as in August but in addition to about 25,000 Vesper Sparrows on the sides of the road I find a posting Perrigrine




Nice way to end the day




Next morning and it’s back on the gravel




Same deal as the previous day; touching 90, but with a steady 25mph breeze it feels good. Move a bit farther up into the canyon; find some promising spots







Show them some WOIGO



And there you go



They have a thing for lough flies