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Feb 7, 2013 - Mohave

Day 24 & 25 (am temp 40.6 and 30) Mohave Preserve – Continued Sometimes you just have to circle the wagons to give the wary travelers a rest and get a few things done, so that’s what happened today (7th). Yesterday: We had some pretty strong winds last night, so when venturing out today, the sky was a bit hazy from the desert getting stirred up a little. My primary goal today was visiting a lava tube, some 50 miles away. Many of the roads in the preserve are dirt – but passable if not wet, and the visitor center staff assured me I would...

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Feb 5, 2013 - Mohave National Preserve

Day 23 (am temp 34.9 – at Mohave Valley) Mohave National Preserve After a steady 20 mile uphill grade from the highway, the Hole-in-the-Wall campground is reached, at an elevation of 4400’. Not much daylight was left after getting set up and obtaining maps and info from the visitor’s center, but there was time for a short hike. The mile-long Rings Loop Trail began near the visitor’s center and looped around a small hill. To the uninformed, it was just another nice walk in the desert, but I was given a heads up to look for a certain...

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