5 Days in the Dunes
November 16, 2015 Brawley -> Glamis: 29 miles The group that we were meeting in Glamis wasn’t supposed to be there until 2pm. We are only about 30 miles away…AND going to have a cranking tail wind. It will only take us 2 hours to get there and we... Read more
Slab City + Salvation Mountain
November 15, 2015 Salton Sea -> Brawley, CA: 45 miles On our way to Brawley we stopped by Slab City. It’s kind of in the middle of nowhere and almost everyone lives in a camper or tent. There is no electricity or running water so everyone lives off the... Read more
Salton Sea

Salton Sea

etc.blogSouthern Tier November 16, 2015

November 14, 2015 Indio -> Bombay Beach: 47 miles Left Deede & Richards house and headed to the Salton Sea! For anyone that doesn’t know about the Salton Sea it’s the largest body of water in California. It was made by accident in 1905. Engineers were trying to get... Read more
Hike in La Quinta
November 13, 2015 Staying in Indio: 0 miles Had a great break day! Starting with a great egg & spaghetti squash breakfast and coffee of course 🙂 Then we made a much needed trip to Walmart! Stocked up on groceries before leaving town. Joe and I spent more than... Read more
In & Out Burger
November 11, 2015 Hidden Valley-> South entrance of Joshua Tree: 50 miles We got a great view of the park! Rode straight through the whole thing. To be honest, after we left Hidden Valley campground there wasn’t much to see besides rocks. Don’t get me wrong, it was very... Read more
Hidden Valley
November 10, 2015 Joshua Tree -> Joshua Tree National Park: 13 miles Somehow it’s so hot when we wake up. With the sun beating down on the tent. Yet still managed to be cold while riding through Joshua Tree National Forest. I was not feeling too great though. We... Read more
Joshua Tree
November 9, 2015 Staying put in Joshua Tree Woke up to the sun shining on our tent. I wanted to get up and make some coffee before Joe woke up. It was finally not freezing! For the past month it has been pretty cold. Cold enough to where Joe... Read more
Rolling Through the Desert
November 7, 2015 Barstow -> Lucerne Valley, CA: 38 miles We said our goodbyes to Becky and Chris as they head North to San Francisco. It was so much fun biking with them, sharing stories, and creating new stories 🙂 Joe and I were heading South to warmer weather!!... Read more
California!!
November 4, 2015 Jean, NV -> Primm: 14 miles We had a very productive day! Being in a group doesn’t get us very far 😛 After waiting out the storm in Denny’s we headed towards the snowy mountains. Didn’t make it too far until we had to take a... Read more
Leaving Vegas – Into the Snow
(Oh by the way my camera got fixed about a week ago! YAY!! Joe somehow convinced the Best Buy people to exchange my lens for free!)  November 3, 2015 Las Vegas -> Jean: 30 miles The 4 of us left on Tuesday morning, stopped by the Las Vegas sign... Read more