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Short, Short Trailer, Long, Long Trip: Joshua Tree National Park 2016_10_26

Joshua Tree National Park has to be one of our favorites. I know I keep saying that every time we get to a new place…but, we really loved this park. 382 more words


Joshua Tree National Park, Epitomy of camping in the desert

Yes, I liked it there.  It was a big “better than expectations”.  Despite the hottest summer in decades in the southwest, at 120 degrees in the Cholla Cactus garden.   645 more words

2016-2017, Cross-country

It was the second night of my stay at the Joshua Tree NP and the weather report was a harmless partially cloudy sky. The “partial” part turned out to be between the East and South skies where the core of the Milky Way was. 356 more words

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Streaky Start

Hardly 3 months had gone by since my last visit and I was back in California for a week of photographing the night sky at the Joshua Tree National Park, Death Valley and probably the Zion National Park as well. 589 more words

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San Diego/Salton Sea/Joshua Tree (California Excursions, Part III)

Back when it was still cold and rainy in Portland, my husband and I planned a trip to San Diego. Naturally, a week before we leave, the weather breaks and we get sun and 70s every day. 670 more words

Our Weekend at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center

Last weekend we stayed for the third time at the JTRC to enjoy Yoga Therapy, good company and delicious vegetarian food, surrounded by the rich beauty of the desert and Joshua Tree National Park. 11 more words