Bought a book on day hikes in Orange County, CA. Started thumbing through it and found a hike I hadn’t done since Boy Scouts. It was thirty minutes away up the main street near my house. Turned off on to a four-mile dirt road that eventually turned into a 4-wheel drive special. All of the other vehicles on the road were Jeeps or 4-wheel trucks. My Subaru Outback can hold it’s own 4-wheelin’. The farther I went back into the canyon, the more lush it became. Even though California is having a drought, this little canyon had a trickle running down it’s riverbed, and Holy Jim Falls was tiny, but it was still falling.
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This is Holy Jim Falls. It’s only a trickle right now, but during the rainy season
(whenever that will in in California) it can be a spectacular sight. It’s about twenty feet high.