Photos from Road Trip, San Francisco to Wisconsin 2007

 


The 3,200+ mile route

 

 


the road into Death Valley: the first of many long desolate roads

 

 


The hundred-legged shambling mound at Death Valley's Zabriskie Point.
If you look closely you can see its mustachioed face looking at you.

 

 


sand dunes in Death Valley

 

 


speckly sunbeam in Antelope Canyon

 

 


Antelope Canyon--candle flame? Hair falling on hollow shoulder?

 

 


cubist dancer

 

 


ship's prow and bow wave

 

 


last one from there--light in the lap of the rocks
more Antelope Canyon shots

 

 


rebar in the wall of the Hoover Dam, leaching copper

 

 


Hoover Dam warning sign, whose advice I was happy to follow

 

 


Glen Canyon Dam, just like Hoover Dam, is forested with massive electrical towers

 

 


textures at Horseshoe Bend, AZ

 

 


pixie houses in Grand Staircase - Escalante

 

 


toadstool in Grand Staircase, by Paria

 

 


swooping textures in Grand Staircase

 

 


desert bonsai

 

 


scribbled tree in Zion

 

 


looking up the side of Devil's Tower / Great Bear Lodge

 

 


the usual view, with the tower partly in shadow

 

 


the moon above the tower's top

 

 


the Badlands

 

 


the only trees in all of Badlands national park, almost

 

 


what most of the Badlands looks like

 

 


corn palace mural