Road Trip Blogs

Winter Journey – Back to BLM – February 2017

Winter Journey – Back to BLM – February 2017

Sunday February 19th – We are grateful for the stay at the Walmart parking lot during the rain, but today we pack up and head back to the BLM area north of Joshua Tree. This time we go in on ...

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Winter Journey – BLM Camping – February 2017

Winter Journey – BLM Camping – February 2017

Wednesday, February 15th – We are up at 8:15 a.m. CT (Clifford Time, which is actually 6:15 a.m. in California – just so you know we are not slouches), packed, hooked up, and ready to leave by 11:15 a.m. I ...

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Winter Journey – Last Days at Joshua Tree NP – February 2017

Winter Journey – Last Days at Joshua Tree NP – February 2017

Sunday, February 12th – I am up before sunrise again today, which I enjoy, as a stroll in the desert in the quiet of the morning is a great way to start the day. Today Clifford rewires the solar panel ...

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Winter Journey – Beautiful Cloud Day at Joshua Tree NP – February 2017

Winter Journey – Beautiful Cloud Day at Joshua Tree NP – February 2017

Saturday February 11th – I am up in time for a pretty sunrise and find great delight in walking about catching silhouettes of yucca and creosote bushes with the sunrise colors as the backdrop. Behind me to the west, as ...

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Winter Journey – Salton Sea – February 2017

Winter Journey – Salton Sea – February 2017

Friday February 10th – we are going on an outing to the Salton Sea for my birthday. It is the first birthday without my mom to share the experience with me, which is sad for me, but other than that, ...

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Winter Journey – Joshua Tree & Cottonwood Springs Again – February 2017

Winter Journey – Joshua Tree & Cottonwood Springs Again – February 2017

Monday February 6th is cloudy and windy, so it is an inside day and I get book work done, papers put away, bills paid, more postcards written, and cards written to donors to CI. In the afternoon I walk about ...

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Winter Journey – Cottonwood Springs & Cholla Garden – February 2017

Winter Journey – Cottonwood Springs & Cholla Garden – February 2017

Saturday February 4th is a beautiful blue sky day. We make a trip to the Bajada Nature Trail this morning to get cell coverage, as I need to download a document that I will be editing for a new author. ...

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Winter Journey – Joshua Tree National Park – February 2017

Winter Journey – Joshua Tree National Park – February 2017

Wednesday, February 1st, is moving day. We are leaving La Paz, the BLM camping area a little south of Quartzsite, Arizona, and heading to Joshua Tree National Park in southern California. It takes us 2½ hours from the time we ...

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