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Father Crowley Vista

Darwin, California

1.24 mi / 125 ft gain

Photograph Panamint Valley from Father Crowley Overlook

Darwin, California

0.5 mi / 150 ft gain

Hike to Darwin Falls

Inyo County, California

5.0
2 mi / 275 ft gain

Hike to Lower Darwin Falls

Inyo County, California

5.0
4 mi / 790 ft gain

Big 4 Mines Road

Inyo County, California

15.75 mi / 1772 ft gain

Panamint Dunes

Inyo County, California

5.0
7.23 mi / 935 ft gain

Saline Valley OHV Road

Olancha, California

82.69 mi / 10190 ft gain

Hunter Mountain Road

Inyo County, California

10.67 mi / 2031 ft gain

Swansea-Cerro Gordo OHV Route

Keeler, California

35.05 mi / 8022 ft gain

Places to stay

Furnace Creek, California

Furnace Creek

Whitney Portal Road

Whitney Portal

Whitney Portal Road

Lone Pine

Guides and stories

Recap of 2020: Best Adventures of the Year

Kristen Fuller

Big Dreams: Upgrading My Backpacking Gear

Kristen Fuller

Trip Planning, Goal Setting and Picking the Best Backcountry Partner

Kristen Fuller

Weekend Road Trip Guide for Lone Pine and Death Valley

Michael Fricke

See the Best of Death Valley National Park in One Day

Leigh Maneri

Solo Roadtripping to Death Valley

Karin Victoria Peck

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