After reaching the dead-end, I turn back and take a minor route shown on my maps that will skirt around the private property
Date: June 07, 2009, 12h35
I continue walking along the faded road after it drops into an unnamed canyon on the north side of the Clark Mountain Range
Sudden, deeper solitude. Of course, I already have solitude back at my Pachalka Spring campsite and haven't seen anyone since leaving pavement back near Valley Wells two days ago, but the perception is accentuated here in this close canyon.