Well. I certainly didn’t intend for that to be a one year coffee break. The last year has been very interesting, for many different reasons, but there haven’t been many road trips. However, I am now officially a Geology Student™ which means…field trips! I’ve been on a couple already, but I’m going to start blogging here about the second one. (And yes, I know, I still have a bunch of posts about my previous travels to write up. I will get to them eventually, I promise.)

This weekend field study trip was to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Here is an overview map of our stops for orientation. As usual, you can click to embiggen.

Orientation Map

The geology of this part of California is fascinating. And fascinating means complicated. But that’s true of pretty much all of California. More