This is Thursday evening in Barstow. We're 600 miles into the adventure (51.9 mpg for the loaded to the gills Prius) The doctors patted us on our heads and told us to come back in another year. Cardiologist thinks the camping idea is a lot of fun and will help me achieve his goal of getting me shaped us and slimmed down. Internist is bemused,
Drove into Southern California vis the little-used, but very scenic, route in the interior of the Coast Range - CA-25 south out of Gilroy to CA 198 over to I-5. On to Anthem in the morning.