Owen's dry lake may look beautiful but it's an environmental disaster that the courts have ordered LADWP to mitigate.
From the crest looking down into Owen's Valley with the Eastern Sierra's beyond.
At the crest between Panamint Valley and Owen's Valley this dirt road leads into a study of contrasts between Joshua Trees and the snow of the Eastern Sierras
Looking back on the climb out of Panamint Valley.
Looking Down into Panamint Valley
A rare sight - standing water in Panamint Valley. Panamint to the left, Death Valley to the right.
The descent into Panamint Valley with grades in excess of 9%.