Sand dunes stretch into the distance at Texas’ Monahans Sandhills State Park.
An ancient lava flow reaches towards distant mountains at the Valley of Fires in the Carrizozo Malpais, New Mexico.
Detail of a yucca growing in California’s Mojave National Preserve.
A Joshua tree casts as shadow on rocks at California’s Mojave National Preserve.
Railroad tracks intertwine in the desert near Grantsville, Utah.
Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats stretch for miles into the desert.
A sandy desert road stretches into the desert at California’s Mojave National Preserve.
The rugged landscape of Nevada’s Red Rock Canyon.
A lone figure walks among the other-worldly, seemingly-endless expanse of the Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah.