Pinnacle Peak Recon

A friend shared a map that would drop out of Snottsdale into a canyon and back up again. It was as advertised, and fun to figure out how to hook up the bypass through Pinnacle Peak Road.

Riding out I skidded to brake as this web spanned 4ft across the trail. My front wheel took out all the damage to the circle you see. Six more inches and I would have swallowed this spider, which was the size of my thumb.

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down in the canyon past the dead end on Pinnacle Peak road, and many wide patches of datura in bloom.

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one hour later, the spider was again ready to eat

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