Wildflower-dotted picnic area alongside Arizona Highway 86, with Kitt Peak in the distance.
The road up to Kitt Peak, where swaths of Mexican goldpoppies ribboned the ridges.
View of many of the telescopes on Kitt Peak, from the 4-meter Mayall observatory on the left to the (barely visible) McMath-Pierce national solar observatory on the right.
One of the ten worldwide radio-telescope antennas of the Very Large Baseline Array (VLBA) with the 4-meter Mayall telescope in the distance.
My traveling partner.
Dad and daughter in the gallery below the national solar observatory.
View of the telescopes atop Kitt Peak.
View of my younger daughter and the telescopes atop Kitt Peak.
The SARA .9-meter telescope dome.
Peek-a-boo: my younger daughter, a star in her own right.