Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve: Blankets of Orange Poppys

Much like the amazing fall season, California shows its colors in the spring with its wildflowers. I was able to see some on my time in the Mojave last month but nothing like what was in Antelope Valley this April. If you hear that there is a super bloom (which only happens every couple of […]

Musical Road in Lancaster

Oh, the musical road of Lancaster, what is there to say about you. I was very excited to conquer your quarter-mile of road but left slightly unimpressed. Anyways, when researching Lancaster I found this road and¬†apparently this is the only musical road in the entire United States. By musical road I mean a road that […]

Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park

After visiting and hiking Saddleback Butte State Park I took the 10 minute drive over to Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park, the other State Park in the area. I literally had done little research as to what it was and did not know what to expect other than that I was visiting another […]

Saddleback Butte State Park: Little Butte Trail

Saddleback Butte State Park is the often overlooked park on the West edge of the Mojave Desert, East of Lancaster. This State Park was created in 1960 to protect the Butte and the plants and animals that live in this barren desert. I arrived early on a June morning and set out to hike to […]