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Graffiti-Scarred Joshua Tree Landmark Is Restored

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — Conservators have restored a popular hiking spot in Joshua Tree National Park that became riddled with graffiti.

Barker Dam was put off limits several years ago after vandals carved their names into the cement of the historic landmark, built by Old West ranchers for water storage. 96 more words


Joshua Tree National Park, California

Well, we finally made it to Joshua Tree!  Due to a U.S. government shutdown, and a scheduling conflict we have missed Joshua twice in the past. 392 more words

On The Road April- September

Conservators Restore Graffiti-Scarred Barker Dam In Joshua Tree National Park

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK (CBS/AP) — Painstaking work by conservators has restored the appearance of Joshua Tree National Park’s historic Barker Dam, which became scarred with scratched graffiti as California’s drought caused water levels to fall. 159 more words


Climbing Past Injury

As climbers we demand a lot from our bodies, especially our fingers. Hand injuries are among the most common injuries for rock climbers, and as a result, are also some of the most feared. 1,279 more words