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!

I think that's the top of Piute Mesa just up there

2383-piute-mesa.jpg I'm still not yet up on Piute Mesa, though views of the area are opening up Thumbnails I arrive at one of the look-off points on Piute Mesa and enjoy the views I'm still not yet up on Piute Mesa, though views of the area are opening up Thumbnails I arrive at one of the look-off points on Piute Mesa and enjoy the views I'm still not yet up on Piute Mesa, though views of the area are opening up Thumbnails I arrive at one of the look-off points on Piute Mesa and enjoy the views I'm still not yet up on Piute Mesa, though views of the area are opening up Thumbnails I arrive at one of the look-off points on Piute Mesa and enjoy the views

Yes, it's a bit windy today, but it often is out here!