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 pack up and drive away from the Argus Range on Minietta Road

2375-minietta-road.jpg I wake up at a nice campsite near the Argus Range and enjoy a morning coffee and pipe Thumbnails Sand drifts lightly across the road near the bottom of Minietta Road I wake up at a nice campsite near the Argus Range and enjoy a morning coffee and pipe Thumbnails Sand drifts lightly across the road near the bottom of Minietta Road I wake up at a nice campsite near the Argus Range and enjoy a morning coffee and pipe Thumbnails Sand drifts lightly across the road near the bottom of Minietta Road I wake up at a nice campsite near the Argus Range and enjoy a morning coffee and pipe Thumbnails Sand drifts lightly across the road near the bottom of Minietta Road I wake up at a nice campsite near the Argus Range and enjoy a morning coffee and pipe Thumbnails Sand drifts lightly across the road near the bottom of Minietta Road

... toward the Panamint Mountains, it seems.