ARCHES OF ALABAMA HILLS
ALABAMA HILLS RECREATION AREA
California Tourist Guide and Destinations
"EYE OF ALABAMA"

Mount Whitney
Mount Whitney view from Eye of Alabama

UTM COORDINATES:
UTM Coordinates is cataloged name of arch

LATITUDE: N 3636.966
LONGITUDE: W 11807.001
ACCURACY: 23'
ELEVATION: 4761'
DIMENSIONS: Opening is 5'W x 4'H
See detailed measurements below

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama framed view of Mount Whitney

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama framed view of Lone Pine Peak

ROCK FORMATIONS and LANDMARKS
Landmarks to help locate Eye of Alabama Arch...
You can view Eye Of Alabama from the Heart
Arch parking area. For easier access to Eye Of
Alabama continue down the road a ways.

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama
Click for larger image and Eye Of Alabama
is circled in yellow

DIRECTIONS:
From Lone Pine, CA / Hwy.395
(At the only stop light in town)
Turn west on Whitney Portal Road
In 2 1/2 miles turn on Movie Road
You will see Eye Of Alabama in about
2 miles. Eye Of Alabama is on the
right side half way up the hill.

Road near Eye of Alabama
Road up the hill just north of Eye of Alabama

The arch is easy to blend in with the
background, but with careful examination
you will see it. In the morning it is mostly
in the shadows, the afternoon is best time
to view Eye Of Alabama.

ROAD CONDITIONS
Whitney Portal Road is paved.
Movie Flat Road is a maintained
dirt surface with washboards.

MAP
Map of Alabama Hills Arches

PHOTO HERE
Satellite Image of Eye Of Alabama

BEST PHOTOS:
Afternoon sunlight makes Eye Of Alabama
stand out the best.

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama view of Alabama Hills

Little Arches
Little Arches around Eye of Alabama

MEASUREMENTS OF ARCH:
Arches measured at the smallest opening

PHOTO HERE (MEASUREMENTS)
Detailed Measurements for Eye Of Alabama
Grid measurements available in future release

ARCHES OF ALABAMA HILLS
There are hundreds of natural arches throughout
Alabama Hills Recreation Area.
The best way to
find arches is by walking around the rock formations.
The arches blend in with the surrounding rocks.

Alabama Hills Recreation Area
Alabama Hills Recreation Area

Alabama Hills were named in the 1860's during
the Civil War by Southern sympathizers in honor
of the Confederate warship CSS Alabama. The
Alabama Hills Recreation Area was dedicated
in 1969 by Bureau of Land Management and
encompasses almost 30,000 acres.

MOVIES FILMED IN ALABAMA HILLS
Several movies have been filmed in this area,
including Gunga Din, The Lone Ranger, ect...

MOVIE LOCATIONS IN ALABAMA HILLS
Locations of movies filmed in the Alabama Hills.
Locations have been matched with images from
the movie. Directions to help find the locations.
Included are GPS coordinates and satellite photos.

INDIAN GRINDING STONES AND MORTARS
You can find several Indian Mortars in the Alabama
Hills and surrounding area.

Whitney Portal Road
Whitney Portal Road

Alabama Hills Recreation Area
Sign at Alabama Hills Recreation Area

Movie Flat Road
Movie Flat Road

MORE PHOTOS OF ALABAMA HILLS
Photos included on the free campground
directory for Alabama Hills Recreation Area.

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK
Photos and information about Death Valley.
Includes free Campground Directory.
Death Valley National Park is about
50 miles east from Lone Pine, CA

Old house in Keeler California
Old house in Keeler, CA

KEELER, CALIFORNIA
Photos from Keeler.
Located on Hwy.136
13 miles east from Lone Pine, CA
What a bizarre town... a complete subculture.
Included under the listing for Ghost Towns.

TOURIST PHOTOS

CAMPGROUNDS IN THE USA
Free campgrounds in the USA

MORE PHOTOS:
EYE OF ALABAMA

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

Eye of Alabama
Eye of Alabama

ARCHES OF ALABAMA HILLS

Flowers at Alabama Hills
Scarlet Locoweed
Alabama Hills Recreation Area
March 10, 2007

WILDFLOWERS OF ALABAMA HILLS
A photo collection of wildflowers from
the Alabama Hills Recreation Area.

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ALABAMA HILLS RECREATION AREA
NATURAL ARCHES AND WINDOWS
EYE OF ALABAMA