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... patrol SUVs, hummers, ATVs, helicopters and officers. In fact, we watched 2 border patrol agents on ATVs looking for tracks. The agents roared off into the brush country and soon 2 Hummer vehicles followed. A very short time later, a helicopter began circling. This was late morning and at a trailhead for the Pacific Crest trail. We were taking a water break ...
... Wikipedia said ;) Anyway, the Salton Sea is a shallow lake above the San Andreas fault line and formed in 1905 when the Colorado River flooded. It is 229 feet below sea level (yes, below) and has a salinity factor greater than the Pacific Ocean and is also the largest lake in ...
... War II. On March 5, 1946, it's operations ceased, and the buildings were removed and sold. By 1961, the base had been completely dismantled and abandoned. Only the cement foundations of buildings remained, thus providing a convenient name for the area, Slab City. Soon afterwards, RV campers began to occupy the area during winter months to take advantage of the rent-free parking. Attendance steadily grew over the years, and now thousands of visitors return ...
... not give you the right to not take care of the land here. In riding around this place called Slab City you see a lot of trash just tossed around. There is a disposal area about a mile away but so many people choose not to use it, down the road they will close this place because of these reasons and you can't blame them.
As you can see there are some amazing sunsets here at the Slabs!
Jim and Kathy
... excited when I drove on a road that we weren’t supposed to be on. As an old Montana hunter, I knew that such can happen and had my story ready in case we got “apprehended”. No problem though. We found civilization of sorts and got back to highway 111 and on to shop.
We found another Costco in La Quinta, where I gassed up the Sooby again and we picked up some essentials, like onions. You know how it is. No ...
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- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services