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 climb up the hill out of Lee Wash since I can't jump down the 50-foot dry fall

2665-lee-wash.jpg I'll sit here a few minutes and eat an energy bar at the dry waterfall to enjoy the view Thumbnails Now that I'm up above Lee Wash on the Darwin Plateau, I think I'll stay here a while I'll sit here a few minutes and eat an energy bar at the dry waterfall to enjoy the view Thumbnails Now that I'm up above Lee Wash on the Darwin Plateau, I think I'll stay here a while I'll sit here a few minutes and eat an energy bar at the dry waterfall to enjoy the view Thumbnails Now that I'm up above Lee Wash on the Darwin Plateau, I think I'll stay here a while I'll sit here a few minutes and eat an energy bar at the dry waterfall to enjoy the view Thumbnails Now that I'm up above Lee Wash on the Darwin Plateau, I think I'll stay here a while I'll sit here a few minutes and eat an energy bar at the dry waterfall to enjoy the view Thumbnails Now that I'm up above Lee Wash on the Darwin Plateau, I think I'll stay here a while