Yes, they are just as bad as they look! In all of my travels driving my Jeep CJ7 in Mexico, I cannot remember taking any roads in worse condition than this one. It was worth it to me to arrive at the site. I took a short walk over this road:
Yes, this is the road and it is just as steep as it appears. At the top of the hill, this is the road down the other side:
The next morning my brother Rick came up and I decided to risk it and take Dod over the hill. I know it was risky taking a 32 year old RV over this type of terrain but it was worth it to wind up in this site:
Dod's new site as viewed from across the Kern River.