Hiking, camping and 4WD in the Mojave Desert, Death Valley and Eastern Sierra

These days I'm driving a Toyota FJ Cruiser on desert dirt roads instead of the 10-ton bicycle of all those years past–and then hiking from there. Things change!

Wake up, wake up, under the Joshua tree!

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Early morning at my campsite near Button Mountain with Club Peak in the background, today's hiking destination (and lots of little Woolly sunflowers blooming).