Scott Sichler

Full-time traveler out exploring in our RV.

Hike to Lone Pine Lake via Mount Whitney Trail

Inyo County, California

From the parking lot at the end of Whitney Portal Road, look for the trailhead, which is marked with a wooden "gate" that shows the map and description of the trail.

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Hike along the Buttercup Sand Dunes

Winterhaven, California

I found these amazing dunes when traveling from Phoenix to San Diego. These are a nice break from the 5+ hour drive. They are very picturesque and nice to walk on.

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Hike to Signal Peak at Kofa

Yuma, Arizona

Kofa National Wildlife Refuge near Quartzsite, Arizona is a must see when visiting the area. The refuge encompasses over 600,000 acres with a large population of bighorn sheep.

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Catch a Sunset at Fonts Point

Borrego Springs, California

The best time to go to Fonts point is right before the sun sets. It is located in the desert, so be sure to dress warmly and bring a blanket or two.

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Hike Sheep Canyon

San Diego County, California

Sheep Canyon is probably the most remote palm canyon in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California.

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Visit the Anza Borrego Metal Sculptures

Borrego Springs, California

Here's a map I made that marks where most of the sculptures are (here).First, you enter the park and drive through the little city of Borrego Springs.

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Hike Canyon Sin Nombre

San Diego County, California

This slot canyon hike is found deep in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in Canyon Sin Nombre. If you have a suitable 4WD vehicle you can drive about 2.

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Playa Arbolitos

Los Cabos, Mexico

If you want to enjoy a great beach and experience some excellent snorkeling, head a few miles down the dirt road south from Cabo Pulmo to Playa Arbolitos.

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Adventuring at Abalone Cove Shoreline Park

Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Abalone Cove Shoreline Park is a Palos Verdes gem. This 64-acre reserve is a state ecological preserve.

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Camp at Goosenecks State Park

San Juan County, Utah

Located near the southern border of the state, Goosenecks State Park is a small slice of Grand Canyon views in Utah.

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Camp in the Valley of the Gods

Mexican Hat, Utah

The dirt road loop is relatively smooth and can be driven on by just about any car, campervan, or RV.

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Hike the South Lykken Trail to Picnic Area

Palm Springs, California

The South Lykken Trail is the south half of the 9.5-mile Carl Lykken Trail, which weaves along a series of mountain ridges above downtown Palm Springs. This section of the trail runs 4.

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Hike Murray Hill

Palm Springs, California

Murray Hill is the highest point in the surrounding trail system. You can access it from Earl Henderson/Shannon Trail or anyone of the others in the area.

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Hike the Earl Henderson/Shannon Trail

Palm Springs, California

This is a short but sweet trail close to the Araby and Garstin Trails. Great views of Palm Springs and the San Jacinto Mountains. Parking area is in the wash off of Araby street on the left side.

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Hike the Museum Trail

Palm Springs, California

The Museum Trail is a very steep climb with a 1,000 feet elevation gain in just one mile but has some great views of downtown Palm Springs. The hike starts behind the Palm Springs Art Museum.

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Hike the Araby Trail

Palm Springs, California

This hike takes you up to Bob Hope’s massive mushroom shaped house.

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Hike the Ladder Canyon/Painted Canyon Loop

Mecca, California

From Interstate 10, take State Highway 195 (Box Canyon Road) to Painted Canyon Road.

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Hike the Zion Subway - Bottom Up

Virgin, Utah

Start your day early at the Left Fork Trailhead on Kolob Terrace Road from the town of Virgin outside Zion National Park. This 6.

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Explore Racetrack Valley

Inyo County, California

Death Valley National Park is home to some remarkably surreal landscapes, none stranger than Racetrack Valley and its famous moving rocks.

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Waterholes Canyon

Page, Arizona

Waterholes Canyon is a lesser known slot canyon you can hike without a guide.

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Hike through Upper Waterholes Canyon

Page, Arizona

Waterholes Canyon is a gorgeous slot canyon located just south of Page, Arizona that empties into Glen Canyon.

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Hike McDowell Creek County Park

Lebanon, Oregon

GPS coordinates Lat: 44.46389 Long: -122.

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Hike around Clear Lake

Sisters, Oregon

Once you arrive at Clear Lake, I suggest to start the relatively flat hike around the lake. You'll walk through a beautiful forest with peek-a-boo views of the stunning lake.

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