In 2017 the Friends of Juniper Flats continued to work through many challenges including restoration of closed routes, installing open route signs, and mapping proposed hiking trails. With support from our members, we were able to increase awareness of the area and its resources. Friends of Juniper Flats worked with the Bureau of Land Management … Continue reading 2017 Year in Review
On Saturday April 8, 2017 five Friends of Juniper Flats volunteers joined Alyssa Canoff from BLM Barstow Office to restore yet another closed vehicle route in Arrastre Canyon. Volunteer Activities. BLM Recreation Chief Zack Pratt also stopped by, but he left to take care of some new graffiti on the kiosk at Arrastre Waterfall. Challenges for … Continue reading Restoration Workshop results
Volunteer Monitoring Event held Thursday, February 16, 2017 Four Friends of Juniper Flats Volunteers had a blast on a short "monitoring" hike on Thursday (February 16, 2017) in the Juniper Flats Area. The views were fantastic! Why the Friends went on a Monitoring Hike The friends went to look for and monitor 5 of the 40 sample sites … Continue reading Four volunteers enjoy hiking
The hike to the Historic Milpas Gold Mine (34.395885, -117.100021) proved to be a great cardio workout overlooking Milpas Heights, Victor Valley, Apple Valley and Lucerne Valley.
Arrastre Falls Trail provides an easy hike to a permanent riparian area overlooking the Victor Valley of San Bernardino County in Southern California. I enjoy visiting the falls after a long day at work or when I only have a few hours to visit a natural area on an otherwise busy day.