When I Crush Millions Of Salt Castles and Get Dehydrated

Thursday, October 6 Start: Badwater Basin, Death Valley National Park Stop: Hanaupah Canyon Spring 15 Miles I meet Uncle Jay after parking my desert-dusted Tacoma at Dow Villa’s courtesy parking lot. A stop at Lee’s, the home of Lone Pine’s best breakfast burrito, has us armed with water and chorizo breakfast burritos. By 7:30am, we’re … More When I Crush Millions Of Salt Castles and Get Dehydrated

Public Transportation Becomes My New Best Friend

Wednesday, June 29 Independence I sleep 12 hours and it’s not enough. I drag myself to Mt. Williamson Motel’s lovely breakfast at 8am. Owner Jim fixes a scrumptious yet simple breakfast of scrambled eggs, bacon, AYCE english muffins, homemade jam and coffee. I haven’t had coffee in weeks and it’s not long before I’m jittery … More Public Transportation Becomes My New Best Friend