May, 2018

  1. Chasing Cactus Flowers in Mojave

    April 21-28, 2018
    Posted on May 30, 2018

    Spring is in full force in the Bay Area, and the news from Toronto speak of final snowstorms before summer is allowed to return. My mind is getting used to treating the weather as a function of place rather than time, and I’m skimming the map of California in search of a place where the weather is favourable for a week long exploration. The sierras are a close contender but many of the beautiful mountain roads are still snowed in and closed, so my sights are set on Joshua Tree National Park and the Mojave Desert.

    Blooming cactus in the Mojave National Preserve

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