PHOTOGRAPHS OF SCRIPTURAL SITES
This area, known as Kadesh-barnea, is likely where the Israelites camped during much of their 40 years in the wilderness.
This is a northeastern view of the great desert valley (also called a wadi) where Kadesh-barnea is situated. The stream that flows here during the rainy season makes this a well-watered and fruitful spot in the wilderness of Zin.
This is the likely spot from which Moses sent 12 men to spy out the land of Canaan (Num. 13:17-30
). It served as a base camp for the Israelites during 38 of their nearly 40 years of wandering in the wilderness (Deut. 2:14
). Miriam died and was buried here (Num. 20:1
). This was the scene of Korah’s rebellion, the murmuring of the people, and the budding of Aaron’s rod (Num. 16
). Near here Moses smote a rock and water came forth (Num. 20:7-11
). (See Bible Dictionary, “Kadesh or Kadesh-barnea