The shortcut road enters a sandy area, which I eventually forces me to dismount and walk the bike a bit
Date: May 20, 2010, 18h16
The tent camping area at Nipton is right along the tracks, which provides stimulating late-night noise when freight trains pass
I've never met any other tent campers here, perhaps because it's not exactly a bargain at $25 per night. But there are amenities: a café with good food, toilets and showers (haven't had one in a week), an outdoor hot tub, and a small laundromat.