After a final mile and a half of washboard on Aiken Mine Road, I reach Kelbaker Road's pavement
Date: June 07, 2009, 16h52
Mid Hills campground, Mojave National Preserve before today's hike to Eagle Rocks and Wildcat Spring
It's so nice to sleep in a bit! The morning sun is hot, so I do have to open the flap on the shady side of the tent to let the heat out. But it's a pleasant 76 degrees up here in the mountains, and it even dropped into the 50s overnight!