This spring tour season was not one of the best for this desert guide. By April only a smidgen of wildflowers had burst forth with their vibrant colors scattered among the green sage and mesquite.
The monthly travelogue from the-ever itinerant Maderan, Leon Emo.
Formed by mistake, the largest inland body of water in California lies in a sink over 200 feet below sea level in the southeastern corner of the state.
Either for a day or for an overnight stay at the historic and haunted Hotel Jeffery, the gold mining camp of Coulterville is a pleasant meandering and adventure back to the time of finding nuggets in creeks
We were off for another adventure. This time on a bright crisp, clear winter morning, and just for the day. My gal mentioned it was pretty cold as we headed for coffee and breakfast.
Not gamblers by any stretch of a poker hand, we were taking a chance and heading across the vast Mojave Desert to Laughlin, Nevada and Casino Drive.