|Yes, its the same place as the title photo|
There was a stiff offshore breeze tossing the chaparral and oak leaves. It was almost crystal clear, just a slight haze over the city. We could see the snow-covered peaks of Mt. Baldy.
|Castilleja affinis, or Indian paint brush|
Here, a hillside is covered with golden California poppies in bloom.
At the top of the trail, there's a broad flat overlook where you can see from the beaches of Santa Monica to the San Gabriel Mountains, with the skyscrapers of Westwood, Century City, and downtown Los Angeles between.
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