Gorgeous big tarantula (Aphonopelma chalcodes) seen on the Mount Wilson Trail in the Little Santa Anita Canyon in the San Gabriel Mountains. It crossed our path and quickly sought shelter underneath some smaller rocks. If you enlarge the picture you can see its eyes. August 23, 2008
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