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The Ford Stake Bed Truck at Manzanar

Manzanar, the World War II “Relocation Center” for Japanese-Americans near Lone Pine in Inyo County, California, has an excellent museum and several reconstructed buildings with exhibits and artifacts of the era . 46 more words


May 21, 1921: Violence Mars Operations of Owens Valley Aqueduct

May 21, 1921: Violence Mars Operations of Owens Valley Aqueduct. “On May 21, 1924, the first violence of the dispute erupted. Forty men dynamited the Lone Pine aqueduct spillway gate. 254 more words



Keeler, on the eastern “shore” of Owens Lake (a mostly dry lake now) has seen more than its fair share of hard times. From the 1880s through early 1900s… 212 more words


New on 500px : The Owens Show by VictorCarreiro

A view of the Eastern Sierras as the sun rises over Owens Valley. It’s a beautiful place. Not much more can be said.

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This is What We Came For - An Onsight Sierra Vol Biv Adventure

It all started with an idea. An idea to collect a bivouac kit and put it into a paraglider harness. Then, that idea and kit was applied to one heck of a weather forecast. 2,818 more words


Independance: 2O7

For this flight, I rented a 180hp Cessna 172 from Black Mountain Air Service and departed from Bishop (KBIH) to Independence (2O7). Independence airport is located in the Owens Valley boarder by the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the west and Inyo and White Mountains to the east. 121 more words