outside: beyond the lens
Super Bloom

About every 10 years, California experiences something that truly boggles the mind. Heavy winter rains lead to a springtime phenomena call the "Super Bloom". Entire mountain ranges and sprawling valley floors erupt in a sea of colors that is almost impossible to believe. Jeff Aiello, his 12-year-old son Jett and David Boomer wander through southern California's Carrizo Plains National Monument at the height of the bloom to capture the beauty but curios turn down a long dirt road leads to a surprising discovery.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 48 seconds

Episode Number: 106


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