Ron was still standing after a downward hike amidst the rocks.
The western towns of this area were not what I expected in CA.
Being able to see through The Window of 1 distant mountain formation to another.
Totem Pole formations
At day's end, we were ever so glad to be traveling on down the flat Central Valley farmland on a straight interstate! And then nature gave us one more gift: a greenish glow to the giant sunset looking west toward the Californai Coastal Range!
Stopping to smell the roses in the CA state capitol gardens.
The streets of Palm Springs are lined with -- you guessed it! -- palms!