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Apr 21, 2015 - On the road to Galt, a short stop

From Needles we drove to US Hwy 58 west to US Hwy 99 then north to Pixley. The traveling was terrific, scenic high desert countryside lovely to watch. We switch drivers every 2 hours. After having lunch and refueling in Mojave it was over the hill and down the famous Tehachapi grade. Both of us enjoy watching the scenery pass by, the passenger gets to find interesting locations on the big map book which is always open. We look for red letter locations, mountain range names, nearby places of interest. Once again, no pictures, we're in a hurry...

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Dec 10, 2008 - Pixley, Calif (never heard of it)

This days travels took us 350 miles, 10 hours and many frazzled nerves. This day of travel had mixed into it perhaps the most bizarre circumstances we've encountered. We departed the Nellis FAMCAMP on time, about 8:30 a.m. driving south on I-15. We'headed for Barstow to make the transition to CA Hwy 58 and get over to Bakersfield. HOWEVER, CDOT had something else in mind. When we got to Prim, NV on the CA/NV border the Interstate was closed, Closed, CLOSED ! How can they do that! Evidently, for the next 9 weeks, CDOT contractors will be...

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