Monthly Archives: February 2010

Death Valley Days 20/24-Feb-2010

Death Valley National Park

I spent a lot of time hiking and climbing in Death Valley National Park back when I lived in Califoria and the today’s Park was just a Monument. Then we moved to northern Oregon and talk of a “winter get-away” suddenly gained a lot of traction.  Despite time-off from work being at a premium, we finally managed to spend a few days touristing and hiking in Death Valley – where there was a great deal of sunshine and only a tiny bit of rain (despite it’s being a wet year in California). Continue reading