mojave national preserve

A natural stop between LA and Vegas

If you’re driving between Las Vegas and Los Angeles, perhaps this is the perfect place to stop. Go hiking amongst Joshua Trees and climb sand dunes at the Mojave National Preserve.

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Lost Horse Mine

A fantastic hike through Joshua Tree National Park that has views, great trees and some mining history along the way.

lost palms oasis, joshua tree

Lost Palms Oasis

One of my favourite hikes at Joshua Tree National Park is the Lost Palms Oasis trail. Let me tell you about it and share some of my photos.

multnomah falls

Portland’s cool change

If you’re looking for some hiking near Portland, then this one is for you. As well as incredible waterfalls, you’ll be amazed by what else there is to find!

best hikes in joshua tree

Joshua Tree Hiking Guide

This 2 day itinerary will take you through all the best sights and hikes in Joshua Tree National Park – a perfect natural escape!