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Alone in Death Valley

The Confidence Hills represent a type of topography known as badlands—a dry terrain of brittle sedimentary rock and clay-like soil that is torturously eroded into a myriad of steep ruts and gullies. 1,956 more words

California Desert

The Holidaze are here again...

Yes, that misspelling above was quite intentional! When i was a kid growing up in Maine, it was magical. As an adult, well, i’ve had some way less than magical Xmas’s. 256 more words

Road Trips American West

Hole in the Wall, Mojave National Preserve California

Dear Diary,

Some of the most memorable trips are those that you decide to take on a whim. This is one of those.

And very far off the beaten path. 2,337 more words

Dear Diary

A break in the usual routine - i am now self publishing my stuff!

This one is not about a ‘road’ trip per se, unless you figure you have to drive a bit to get to the beach, so i guess it qualifies? 175 more words

Death Valley - Go there! Put it on your bucket list if you have to.

I haven’t taken you to Death Valley yet? Well, it’s about time i did.

It’s one amazing place, it has the lowest point in the US, some 200+ ft below sea level, and from one viewpoint you can see the highest point in the continental US, Mt. 392 more words

Road Trips American West