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!

Before driving any further, this is a good place to stop and take a look back up Taylor Canyon

0716-taylor-canyon.jpg This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road Thumbnails After a couple of miles on the pavement of Highway 120, I reach the dirt of Dobie Meadows Rd This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road Thumbnails After a couple of miles on the pavement of Highway 120, I reach the dirt of Dobie Meadows Rd This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road Thumbnails After a couple of miles on the pavement of Highway 120, I reach the dirt of Dobie Meadows Rd This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road Thumbnails After a couple of miles on the pavement of Highway 120, I reach the dirt of Dobie Meadows Rd This looks like some kind of really big Indian paintbrush growing along the road Thumbnails After a couple of miles on the pavement of Highway 120, I reach the dirt of Dobie Meadows Rd