2.20.2008

WEEKEND GETAWAY - JOSHUA TREE (PHOTO ESSAY)

The Pico crew took to the desert this weekend for some much needed R&R.

The tree they call Joshua

imarockstar

Joshua Tree National Park is about 2 hours outside of LA. Park admission is $15 or $30 for a year long national park pass.

M in the Desert

Days are typically clear with less than 25 precent humidity. Temperatures are most comfortable in the spring and fall, with an average high/low of 85 and 50°F (29 and 10°C) respectively. Official website

Meet my new friend Will

We hiked Ryan Mtn. 3 miles round trip. Beautiful Views. more hikes here

Laura/Joshua

There are countless places to explore.


The Mackenzie Suite

The 29 Palms Inn is a excellent place to stay. Quaint bungalows and cabins.



You know you want to.

7 comments:

N said...

I'm ready to go back already...

cindylu said...

Lovely pictures. I still don't know why I've never been.

N said...

that's exactly what I said when we first went earlier this year...why haven't I been here before?

It's worth the trip...

Not Goth said...

oooo you temptress!

Sycz said...

i love j tree

Katie said...

Gorgeous! Am I allowed to steal this idea for a travel recap on my blog? I love it. Thanks.

N said...

Steal away! Anything for you, Ms. Sanguine...