Categories: Mojave desert

“A call to the desert”

Make sure to fill up at 99Palms before setting off

“A call to the desert”

Sunset at Hicksville Trailer Palace

“A call to the desert”

Joshua Tree National Park

“A call to the desert”

Hicksville Trailer Palace

“A call to the desert”

Morgan Higby Night

Los Angeles writer and director Morgan opened Hicksville Trailer Palace in 2010. A long time admirer of the mysterious Joshua Tree, he wanted a place to work on his films uninterrupted, and decided to share his hideaway with others.

“A call to the desert”

Morgan started collecting vintage trailers, designing each with a unique theme, some inspired by films or bands, some just plain weird

“A call to the desert”

“The desert is like a creative thunder that flows over you” says Annachristie Sadler, an aspiring folk-and country musician. She crossed the American continent in an old van to settle in Joshua Tree to pursue a music career

“A call to the desert”

The Mojave desert in southern California has for many decades lured artists and musicians on a spiritual and creative quest

“A call to the desert”

A feature article about people that seek to the Mojave desert for inspiration and solitude, as well as past musical legends, ghost towns and a secret motel with cosmic vibes