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Highlights396 viewsThe morning Sun was breaking through some clouds and highlighted the distant mountains. Wonderful mix of colors and geology in the desert.
Taken at Dumont Dunes near Death Vallet 3/27/06.
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Goldfields Dune293 viewsThe desert floor at Dumont Dunes is blanketed with Goldfields. March 2005 was an exceptional year for desert wildflowers.
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Sunset Dunes427 viewsThe setting Sun cast an orange glow on the Sand Dunes. Taken at Dumont Dunes, 30 miles North of Baker, CA near Death Valley.
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Sundown Dunes352 viewsThe setting Sun was casting an orange hue on the Sand Dunes at Dumont. Dumont is located 30 miles North of Baker CA near the Southern tip of Death Valley. It was a windy day and the winds in the upper atmosphere were affecting the clouds. I m not sure I would classify this cloud as Lenticular but it was getting close. Taken 3/25/06.
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Birds Eye View406 viewsA view of the desert floor taken from atop one of the Sand Dunes. Plenty of room for more campers and trailers
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Dwarfed335 viewsAndy's Jeep is dwarfed by the big Sand Dunes at Dumont.
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First Trip280 viewsIt was the first trip to Dumont for Andy's Jeep. It felt right at home being in the desert.
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Old Guys Rule315 viewsStill getting used to the Quad a little. Andy and I were trying some jumps.
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Plenty Of Air285 viewsAndy has been riding ATV's since before he could walk. When he was little, I would putt around on my 3-Wheeler with Andy on my shoulder to get him to go to sleep.
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Shadows337 viewsThe setting Sun was casting some interesting Shadows on the Sand Dunes.
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Rail Bed324 viewsThe old Tonapah and Tidewater railroad used to run through this canyon, from Baker, CA to Tonapah, NV. This is the Rail Bed raised above the floor of the Amargosa River and in the distance sliced through a ridge. The Railroad was in operation between 1905 and 1940.
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Amargosa River328 viewsAndy crosses the Amargosa River.
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