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!

The corral is fairly large and the original fence is made of piled stones

0751-dobie-meadows-rd.jpg This corral looks like a good place to take another break before hiking Thumbnails In addition to the old stone fence at the corral is a more modern wooden fence This corral looks like a good place to take another break before hiking Thumbnails In addition to the old stone fence at the corral is a more modern wooden fence This corral looks like a good place to take another break before hiking Thumbnails In addition to the old stone fence at the corral is a more modern wooden fence This corral looks like a good place to take another break before hiking Thumbnails In addition to the old stone fence at the corral is a more modern wooden fence This corral looks like a good place to take another break before hiking Thumbnails In addition to the old stone fence at the corral is a more modern wooden fence

Cowtrack Mountain sits in the background, waiting me me to go hiking up there.