First Day of Spring

Flew to KBFL, Bakersfield Meadows Field, with a student on a cross country today. On this first spring day, to all of you looking for warmer weather, Spring is coming.

West face of the Sierra Nevada mountains headed to Bakersfield from Inyokern along the Kern River Valley.  The lots of poppies and other wild flowers in bloom.

West face of the Sierra Nevada mountains headed to Bakersfield from Inyokern along the Kern River Valley. The lots of poppies and other wild flowers in bloom.

Green mountains and the Central / San Joaquin Valley ahead.

Green mountains and the Central / San Joaquin Valley ahead.

Looking back at some more blooms.

Looking back at some more blooms.

Kern River running strong.

Kern River running strong.