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Jan 9, 2009 - Glamis!
We always love sand railing and riding our quads in Glamis. We normally arrive late on Friday evening. Just in time to grab our spot and fall asleep. Saturday we wake up, off load our gear (including the sanity tent), and head out for a long ride. We come back to camp to eat dinner and then head out to Oldsmobile Hill. Conner usually goes around collecting cans and bottles that people have left behind and usually makes about $20 doing it. People like to help him out (or is that getting rid of their trash?) and we end up with a huge bag on...Jump to full entry
Dec 10, 2008 - Glamis
At Brawley we took a detour through Glamis, a former railroad stop along the eastern edge of the Algodones Dunes. It has virtually no permanent structures aside from the "Glamis Store" and "Boardmanville Trading Post". Both of which offer supplies, especially fuel, for some of the hundreds of thousands of recreational visitors each year. The scenic Algodones Dunes have been, and are still used as the location for many movies and TV shows. Some scenes of Star Wars, Lawrence of Arabia and X-files have been shot here. From Glamis we drove...Jump to full entry