From up high you can see turkey vultures and ravens soaring over the cliffs:
I didn't look too hard for condors because I heard they were rare. Imagine my shock when this one, #92, hatched in the Oregon zoo in 2013 and released at Pinnacles in 2015, decided to walk my way:
I sat still while he slowly made his way towards me, stopping at times to check me out.
They're a form of vulture right? So no attacking guys like me despite the intense stare at point-blank range? At that moment I wasn't so sure.
What strange-looking creatures!