Monthly Archives: December 2017

29 PALMS TO ROYS, MOJAVE & TECOPA HOT SPRINGS

I stayed 2 nights in a hotel in 29 Palms.  I’ve camped for 4 months and have only stayed in a hotel 3 nights and 10 nights in hostels.  It’s Thanksgiving and the traffic is horrible.  99% of California drivers are super polite, but it only takes one to make me feel unsafe.

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CARRYING ENOUGH WATER IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PART OF TOURING OUT HERE.

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ANZA BORREGO A DESERT OASIS & THE SALTON SEA.

I’ve been to Anza Borrego Springs desert 4 or 5 times.  I finally witnessed a Big Horn Sheep walking through the campground.  I hiked up Palm Canyon, an oasis in desert where a spring sustains palm trees & wildlife.  Anza Borrego the town has this great 60’s feel, especially Carlees Steak House. There are lots of jeeps here, (tearing up the desert).

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