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May 21, 1921: Violence Mars Operations of Owens Valley Aqueduct

May 21, 1921: Violence Mars Operations of Owens Valley Aqueduct. “On May 21, 1924, the first violence of the dispute erupted. Forty men dynamited the Lone Pine aqueduct spillway gate. 254 more words

Water

West of Death Valley

A little west of Death Valley, a sister valley hugs one of the most amazing buttresses of granite on the planet. Owens Valley is nestled in the shadow of the Sierra Nevada mountains, which stretch north and south for hundreds of miles along the spine of California. 358 more words

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The Forgotten California - The Eastern Sierra

Camping at Tuttle Creek. Owens Valley, California.

Source: Google Maps

Sunrise.

Morning sun reaching the higher peaks first.

Sunrise over the Inyo Mountain Range.

Mt Williamson (above). 36 more words

Travel

Wintry Owens Valley

In the middle of my visit to Death Valley last week, I made a side trip through California’s Owens Valley.  The snow level was much lower than in previous years as California has been hit with numerous storms this winter. 17 more words

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Taken on the Onion Valley Road.

Source: Google Maps

In the Great Basin. With the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in the background….

September 2016.

I really miss that part of California…..

Travel

Hitching Up

Twenty Mule Team

Owens Valley, California

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