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... time together. We try to keep our days fairly simple if we know we’re going to be doing something in the evening and to give the kids as much of a routine as possible. We headed out to my uncle Jim’s in the late afternoon in time to get a tour of the community they live in. It’s a 55 and older community and it was pretty fantastic. They offer all sorts of art classes, aerobics, yoga and so much more. There was even a small group ...
... just over the 2.5 miles and then we both did a bit more at the start point. The appeal of going here was to be at the San Andreas Fault but what we found was so much more-- a lovely hiking areas with many palms or It people as I believe we named them in Florida once with their long untrimmed fringe. A thousand palms? I don't know but very possible. A true gem to visit if you are ever in this area.
BTW -- crib score: Denis 80 / Bev 49
... learning the history of the Salton Sea.
Getting there was also interesting in that we went through a very green agricultural area including date palms which I had never seen. The picture I am sending shows bags on the palm trees. They are there to protect the dates from birds, wind, etc. When we left we were able to find a place to buy some dates.
... located in La Quinta. There you can see how dates are made and grown, find gifts in the gift shop, and get a famous Date Shake made with vanilla ice cream and dates. Prior to what it is today, the Coachella Valley was home to Agua Caliente band of the Cahuilla Indians. A lot of agricultural fields are here as well. Home of palm trees, festivals, and many fun activities, visitors of the Coachella Valley come back for more every year.
... for another night but at another campground. At Indian Cove campground while hiking around we saw couples rock climbing and in the group campsite there was a huge youth group enjoying the hikes and tenting among the rocks.
Tuesday, April 16 – Indian Cove Campground. This campground is located in Joshua Tree National Park, CA. It is one of eight campgrounds in the park plus you can wilderness camp but need to check ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Only stayed 1 night. Everything you need from a motel.
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