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It was my birthday week. Here’s our fun itinerary! All can be done safely and socially distanced. We stayed near the La Quinta resort in La Quinta and were close to the Cove trail heads. Our first hike was an out and back,two hour Creek Canyon Oasis Trail. (Next time...
Let me help you find your Palm Springs or San Diego adventure! On Saturday, April 20th from 1-3 pm I will be signing my day journey books at Barnes & Noble Palm Desert 72-840 Highway 111 Palm Desert Hope to see you there!
https://youtu.be/HH3KdGpPH0k Hey desert lovers - here’s a clip of my hiking adventure for Outta Town adventures with Bea Broda airing on Palm Springs region TV KSPE channel 22, this Saturday, November 24 at 9 am and soon part of a series on Amazon Prime
https://youtu.be/aBgKnGL7iBA Parker Lake is a 3.8 mile hike near June Lake in the Ansel Adams Wilderness. It climbs along the flowing creek through beautiful Jeffrey Pine and aspen forests to a serene lake reflecting steep moraines and rugged peaks. The Morgan Pass...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7KBk7oNrCI Each year on the first Saturday in March, Friends of the Desert Mountains hosts a Wildflower Festival. It features a 5k race, wildflower walks around a nature trail and a guided short hike of the Randall Henderson trail....
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-N0B4FcIPU This moderate, 1400 vertical feet trail is 7.2 miles round trip. It takes between 3-4 hours depending on how much time you spend in the Oasis. It is well-marked and easy to follow. There is a steep descent into the Oasis....
Your books are wonderfully different and REFRESHING!! The recipes are a nice touch too.
- Mark Farley, Elite Land Tours, Palm Springs
Your book will be good to promote especially to tourists visiting San Diego, it gives such a great overview of the topography of the area. The history side of it is important especially since we are in Old Town.
- Karen Abbott, Old Town Trading Company
I am an artist, so Linda’s chapter on the Indian Canyons were helpful in showing me beautiful places to capture images of the desert with my camera.
- D. Sullivan, Photographer & Artist