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Have you ever been at Badwater Basin?

Asked by Tropical_Willie (27649points) 2 weeks ago

I was there in the 1950’s when I was still in grammar school. Badwater Basin You can see a sign high above, indicating sea level to the East.

You can see Telescope Peak in the Panamint Range to the west; at 11,049 ft.

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Caravanfan's avatar

Yes. It’s quite awesome.

Brian1946's avatar


The closest I’ve been is about 85 miles away, and about 14,777 feet higher in altitude.

zenvelo's avatar

I have not made it to DVNP. Last month, though, I was driving from La Quinta to Joshua Tree NP on I-10, and passed an elevation sign that said “Sea Level”. That amazed me.

Caravanfan's avatar

We were going to go back this year, but it didn’t work out. Next year I’ll definitely go back

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