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!

This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road

0687-taylor-canyon.jpg Morning preparations completed, I pack up and drive back down Taylor Canyon Thumbnails Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon Morning preparations completed, I pack up and drive back down Taylor Canyon Thumbnails Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon Morning preparations completed, I pack up and drive back down Taylor Canyon Thumbnails Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon Morning preparations completed, I pack up and drive back down Taylor Canyon Thumbnails Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon Morning preparations completed, I pack up and drive back down Taylor Canyon Thumbnails Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon