As you all well know, we went to Palm Springs for our little later than normal Anniversary. One big part of the trip was visiting here:
We’ve wanted to go to Joshua Tree for a long time, but never were really in the area. On our first stop, we were amazed:
On a short walk we saw the rocks above, these below, and on them a rock climber:
Our next stop, a longer hike we saw this:
I just kept saying over and over again “It’s like Mars or someplace! So weird!”
We stopped on our way out at the cactus garden, home to more alien plants:
Even more weird cacti:
If you haven’t been to Joshua Tree, you definitely need to go. It’s a great day trip from Palm Springs, the weather was beautiful and it’s some of the best hiking we’ve ever done in our lives. Plus…it’s like Mars or a movie set!