Ryan C.

Alanna, Sammy, and I are back in California. We covered about 3,200 miles (5,150 km for you, Richard) over the course of eight days. We stopped at some cool spots along...

Alanna, Sammy, and I just road-tripped from Southern California to Western Massachusetts. I posted a few photos along the way from my phone using the WordPress mobile app to my Where’s Ryan?...

From Rock-A-Hoola, we made our way to Bottle Tree Ranch in Oro Grande, CA. Right off of historic Route 66, Bottle Tree Ranch is the creation of Elmer Long. Over the past few decades,...

After Zzyzx, we hopped back on the freeway and continued south. Our next stop was an abandoned waterpark, along the 15 in the Mojave Desert. Lake Dolores Waterpark was built in the 1950s as a private resort....

I just spent a week in Las Vegas for work. At the end of the week, I carpooled back to Los Angeles with my friend and coworker, Anne. We made a road-trip...

After exploring the Salton Sea, Bombay Beach, Slab City, and Pioneertown, we made our way to Twentynine Palms. We had to follow a few dirt roads with spotty GPS to get there, but...

From Slab City, we made our way north to Pioneertown. Built in the 1940s, Pioneertown was created as a live-in Old West motion picture set (#). Filming has declined over the...

We set out from Bombay Beach headed towards Slab City. Slab City, referred to as The Last Free Place in America, is an “off the grid” community not far from the Salton Sea. We...

Our next stop was one of the original Salton Sea resort towns. Incorporated in 1929, Bombay Beach was once a popular tourist destination. When the tourists left, so did local businesses...

A few days ago, Alanna and I took off into the desert for an impromptu honeymoon road trip. Along the way, we stopped at the Salton Sea. After all, what better place...