santa rosa mountains: Wordless Wednesday: October Desert Beauty! - 10/02/13 04:28 AM
Wordless Wednesday:  October Desert Beauty!

During a home tour yesterday at PGA West in La Quinta, I captured this photo of the blooming desert yucca against the Greg Norman Golf Course and the Santa Rosa Mountains.  Our weather is gorgeous now with cool mornings and sunny, warm afternoons!
Come see us in La Quinta!

santa rosa mountains: Wordless Wednesday: On the way to dinner... - 08/28/13 07:44 AM

Last night we headed through Indian Wells to Palm Desert for dinner on El Paseo Drive.  The sunset was beautiful behind the Santa Rosa mountains and the palms along Highway 111 added their striking silhouettes.  Our desert is stunning all summer long!
I have posted this blog on my 365  facebook page, and asked others to share their #drivingtodinner photos...(passengers only)!

santa rosa mountains: Speechless Sunday: Desert Beauty at Stone Eagle... the Ocotillo - 04/07/13 06:53 AM

The other day while playing the beautiful and scenic Stone Eagle Club, I captured some of the incredible plants and vistas on the hills and mountains surrounding the Palm Desert club. This ocotillo was just bursting with color!
 The stunning Tom Doak designed golf course is nestled in the Santa Rosa Mountains and the San Jacinto National Monument and is surrounded by thousands of acres of protected land.  

santa rosa mountains: Hiking Trails in the Palm Springs Area Series: Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument - 05/25/11 07:36 AM
                                                           Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument
Rising abruptly from the desert floor, the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument reaches an elevation of 10,834 feet at the summit of Mount San Jacinto. Providing a picturesque backdrop to local communities, the National Monument significantly contributes to the Coachella Valley's lure as a popular resort and retirement community. It is also a desirable backcountry destination that can be accessed via trails from both the valley floor and the alpine village of Idyllwild.
The National Monument’s boundary encompasses about 272,000 acres, including 65,000 acres within the San Jacinto Ranger District … (4 comments)

santa rosa mountains: Hiking Trails in the Palm Springs Area Series: Welcome to the Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains - 05/23/11 06:55 PM
Welcome to the Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains!  

To help you decide which of the many trails to take – especially if you’re a newcomer – we will divide the National Monument into three areas: the San Jacinto Mountains west of Palm Canyon divide, the Northern Santa Rosa Mountains between the Palm Canyon divide and Highway 74, and the Southern Santa Rosa Mountains from Highway 74 to the Monument’s border with Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
Each area has its own personality – I will provide a description of each area along with a sampler of trails … (4 comments)

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