Whilst the views are very similar to the views one would see in the Flinders Ranges in South Australia, the Panamint Mts are far larger and over a wider area....this is a magnificent yet unforgiving country, something that should be seen once in your life
These mountains are on the west side. You cross them going into the park. They advise you to turn off your a/c as you are going up but it wasn't much of a problem because although it was hot it was not humid.
We enjoyed the views and were very pleasantly surprised when we went to Father Crowleys Viewpoint when an F 135 WAS FLYING THROUGH THE CANYON RIGHT NEXT TO THE OUTLOOK. Very exciting. And the views from there were breathtaking.
On our ride out of Death Valley we took the western route out of stovepipe wells up the valley and then down across the panamint valley ,after you cross it the road go's through a volcanic bed past panamint springs ,they have gas and rooms and a restaurant,at the top is what's up there is a rest stop....stop take a... 更多