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Jan 17, 2014 - Mohave Valley,Az.

Went to Needles for a drive. Has'nt changed much since 2012. Main employer there is the railroad. Without the snowbirds I don't think there would be as much as there is there. I guess they do get some tourists in the summer as it is on the Colorado River.Sure gets dusty due to the fields on the flats in the valley & sand from the hills.

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winter 2014

Feb 25, 2011 - Not the best of days

The 25th worked out not to be the best of days, got a late start, due to not being sure which direction to head. All of the stopping points we had in mind were full or more than we were willing to pay. Kelly battled winds most of the way. Ah, the Mojave Desert. A great thing about the wind and sun is that California is taking advantage of the energy by placing solar plants in the desert and a huge wind farm on the pass just east of Bakersfield. The wind farm had hundreds of windmills placed the top of the summit. After another long day, we...

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