Wonder Valley, California, in the heart of the Mojave Desert, is a rural community of artists, musicians, and other desert dwellers. Visit the Palms Restaurant, the Glass Outhouse Gallery, and the Wonder Valley Community Center. Visit the beautiful Pinto and Bullion mountains. Minutes from Joshua Tree National Park and the Gateway to the Mojave Preserve.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Wonder Valley artist and neighbor, David Greene, photographed this lovely tarantula on his property. David says it's about 8" from toe to toe and might be the same one he's seen the last four years.
This is the mating season for tarantulas. They are gentle and basically harmless.