Top things to do in Alvord Desert

American in Alvord Desert

Fields Station

In the hamlet of Fields, Fields Station has a small store and a cafe as well as no-frills, basic but clean motel rooms (from $50/65 per single/double). It's a near-mandatory stop for gas, snacks, good burgers and – …
Hot Springs in Alvord Desert

Alvord Hot Springs

About 23 miles north of Fields is rustic and remote Alvord Hot Springs, which dates from the 1940s and was traditionally free until 2013; the $5 fee has upset some locals, but it's allowed for a full-time caretaker,…