Mojave Desert and Route 66

By unwire, December 15, 2008

We camped at Seventeenmilepoint the first night:
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The next day we visited the Lava Tubes:
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The Cinder Mines:
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We drove about a 1/3 of the middle of the Mojave Road:
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We visited the Mojave mailbox and the Toad Shrine:
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We tasted a Coyote Melon. It was horrible!:
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We camped the 2nd night near the Beale mountains.

The 2nd day, Government Holes:
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Bert Smith Cabin
Rock Spring
Goffs and the Mojave Desert Heritage & Cultural Association
Amboy

In Bagdad we found this engine on a siding. The door was unlocked, we took a peek inside. The engine was not running, everything was turned on and ready to go:
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Then we located Mrs. Orcutt's Driveway:
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We finished the trip with Dinner at the Bagdad Cafe in Newberry Springs:
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