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!

Good views across the valley after driving up out of Watson Wash,

0253-keckiella-rocks.jpg Crossing Watson Wash Thumbnails I check out the road to Keckiella Rocks as I drive past Crossing Watson Wash Thumbnails I check out the road to Keckiella Rocks as I drive past Crossing Watson Wash Thumbnails I check out the road to Keckiella Rocks as I drive past Crossing Watson Wash Thumbnails I check out the road to Keckiella Rocks as I drive past Crossing Watson Wash Thumbnails I check out the road to Keckiella Rocks as I drive past

The road passes Keckiella Rocks, with the New York Mountains sitting in the background.