I suppose these wind turbines are no big deal if you drive through the Palm Springs area all the time; but they are amazing just the same.
Entering Joshua National Park from the south entrance will quickly take you to an area where Chollas' grow in abundance.
Though most critters stay hidden mid day, this Desert Wood Rat showed himself briefly beneath a Cholla .
Joshua National Park is unique unto itself, though at times it reminded us of the Utah parks and Texas Canyon, Arizona.
This side route through the park was freshly graded so we gave in a shot.