Southwest – Return to NY: February-March 2020 part 7


DAY 7 — Anza Borrego, CA to Wickenburg, AZ


Anza Borrego, CA — 29 February 2020: Woke up early with the sun at camp, and headed off to TDS Desert Safari event, but decided to do my own trail rather than follow the slow jeep conga line through the pre-marked trail. Did a bit of light exploring then headed off towards Arizona via the route that passes the dunes…

Glamis, CA — 29 February 2020: Stopped at the dunes on the way past, just to kind of say “goodbye” for this journey. The light wasn’t great and there were buggies everywhere. Across the way, in the wilderness area I stopped to photograph some of the flowers that had bloomed out here after all the water this year. It is a very unusual thing to see, and the first time in my life that I have seen flowers blooming like this in the sand dunes…

Wickenburg, AZ — 29 February 2020: I stopped my drive for the day at Wickenburg AZ, where I could get a hotel and an early dinner, and ended up chatting with my neighbors at the hotel late into the evening…