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!

Going around this little dip on the left side of the road would be carefree on a bicycle

6272-stone-canyon.jpg We'll stop here and check out the small drop ahead before driving it Thumbnails OK, my left tire needs to follow that tire track down the rocks in the middle We'll stop here and check out the small drop ahead before driving it Thumbnails OK, my left tire needs to follow that tire track down the rocks in the middle We'll stop here and check out the small drop ahead before driving it Thumbnails OK, my left tire needs to follow that tire track down the rocks in the middle We'll stop here and check out the small drop ahead before driving it Thumbnails OK, my left tire needs to follow that tire track down the rocks in the middle We'll stop here and check out the small drop ahead before driving it Thumbnails OK, my left tire needs to follow that tire track down the rocks in the middle