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Most viewed - Dumont Dunes
Birds Eye View555 viewsA view of the desert floor taken from atop one of the Sand Dunes. Plenty of room for more campers and trailers
Sunset Dunes549 viewsThe setting Sun cast an orange glow on the Sand Dunes. Taken at Dumont Dunes, 30 miles North of Baker, CA near Death Valley.
Highlights513 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.
Dumont Moon511 viewsThe Full Moon was rising over the Sand Dunes. Temperatures were in the 70's with a moderate Northerly Wind. You can see the sand blowing off of the tops of the Dunes.
Sundown Dunes474 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.
Amargosa River449 viewsAndy crosses the Amargosa River.
Rail Bed440 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.
Old Guys Rule436 viewsStill getting used to the Quad a little. Andy and I were trying some jumps.
Dumont By Moonlight436 viewsThe Full Moon was illuminating the Sand Dunes at Dumont Dunes, CA located near Death Valley. It was a nice evening with temperatures in the 70's. This photo was taken March 3rd, 2007 just before 9:00 pm. It was a 20 second exposure @ f3.5 (ISO 400) taken with my Canon Digital Rebel.
Shadows434 viewsThe setting Sun was casting some interesting Shadows on the Sand Dunes.
Dwarfed433 viewsAndy's Jeep is dwarfed by the big Sand Dunes at Dumont.
Goldfields Dune420 viewsThe desert floor at Dumont Dunes is blanketed with Goldfields. March 2005 was an exceptional year for desert wildflowers.
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