On the way to Lone Pine

After checking out of our motel in Barstow, we drove to Mule Canyon in the Calico Mountains. I had gathered some locations where fossilized insects were found and it was just a short hike to one of them. Of course, there are rocks everywhere and I quickly realized I didn’t know how to identify a […]

Joshua Tree National Park, February 2017

I have been craving a trip to explore desert areas, but it seemed like when our calendar was clear a rainstorm moved in. We finally got a clear week schedule-wise, and although we left home in a rainstorm, southern California was clear. We drove as far as Victorville and stayed the night. In the morning […]