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Quirky creations in the desert - Borrego Springs, CA

If landscape such as that at Anza-Borrego desert doesn’t grab you and you find it difficult to see beauty in a desert environment, then a visit here may not be appropriate.   494 more words

Where We Have Been


Although I ended up spending most of my day at the Salton Sea, the original purpose for my trip to the desert was to check out the “super bloom” of wildflowers that has been attracting a barrage of visitors to nearby Borrego Springs these past couple of weeks. 120 more words



I spent a wonderful first day of spring gallivanting around the desert and putting nearly 300 miles on my car in the process. My destination was originally Borrego Springs but I ended up at the Salton Sea and then made a pitstop in Palm Desert before returning home to Idyllwild. 27 more words


5 Palms

An interesting site between the Pumpkin Patch and Arroyo Salado campground in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is 5 Palms.  I think they look pretty regal sitting up on the hill.


Borrego Springs, California: Wildflowers 2017

To see a World in a Grain of Sand

And a Heaven in a Wildflower

Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand

And Eternity in an hour… 1,053 more words

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The Super Bloom

The Super Bloom in the Anza Borrego Desert State Park near Borrego Springs, CA. The last Super Bloom was in 1999.

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Beavertail Cactus Flowers

This beavertail cactus, at Desert Garden in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park on the way to Coyote Canyon, was creating quite a stir with photographers lined up to snap a pic.  It was pretty spectacular!