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This insect looks modern to me… and I found it near (signed and dated!) graffiti from the 1940s and 50s. 

round head, tall thin figure, buffalo shot with arrow

elk, shot through with an arrow

Clearly inlandwest and I spend time in a lot of the same places.

figure with tassel on head

figure with arrows

shield figure

Someone shot the hell out of this poor petroglyph man.

Monday was my day off so I went out by myself.  It was cold and windy and not fun at all to start with.  I was very happy to see these petroglyphs near Burro Creek.  They’re the first ones I ever found on my own.