I've hiked up Palm Canyon three times, first when I was in High School in winter 1993, second time in spring 2005, third in December 2013 with my 22-month-old son. First time we saw bighorn sheep! Second time was lush with wildflowers. Third time my son had a great time at the Oasis waterfall.
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."