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Address: Lone Pine, CA
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Description: Located near Lone Pine, these hills form the gateway to Mount Whitney, and...
Located near Lone Pine, these hills form the gateway to Mount Whitney, and are a favorite location for movies and television.
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Very fun way to explore the area!!

Our hotel had a variety of different pamphlets of what to do in the area and Alabama hills was one of them. This little sheet of paper was a homemade map of all the different... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Our hotel had a variety of different pamphlets of what to do in the area and Alabama hills was one of them. This little sheet of paper was a homemade map of all the different shapes that you could see in certain rocks. Upon exploring, I think we made a wrong turn because we went down this super narrow road... More 

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Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

The guide map wasn't really helpful. but aside from that we think we managed to see a few familiar scenes from movies long ago. But even without the movie reference, this is a surreal landscape that is worth seeing if you're in the area.

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Riverside, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Alabama Hills was a great place to roam around for an afternoon to snap some cool pics. The face rock right off the main road was my favorite. Super cool that many old westerns were filmed here. Read more about my experience on my blog: www.closet-creep.com/2015/07/70s-inspired-road-trip.html

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Reisterstown, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Free to travel into and around - you can get a guide to the movies filmed there at any of the hotels around town. Be sure to visit the Film Museum before you go - it will add a bit of insight into the area.

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

A cool area to check out, unique looking rocky hills with many short or longer walks. Well worth a visit.

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Concord, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Stopped on our way back from Whitney Portal and glad we did. The rock formations were unique to the area. Almost like they did not belong. The contrast between the rocks with the high Sierras in the background was breathtaking. Then you add the history of film making and your imagination can go wild!

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Got map from museum to see sites where TV/movies were shot but map was kind of hard to follow. It was interesting and fun to drive around the Alamaba Hills though.

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Lancaster, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

THis is a fun place to walk and drive though. Lots of film have been filmed at this location. You can get a map of the movie sets at the Best Western.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Probably many people have seen this place on tv and movies. Once you put yourself into this land, you will be amazed. Unique rock formation and sky high Sierra Nevada take you to a mystic world. There is Tuttle creek camp ground where you can spend a night for $5.00.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Easy to follow signs and take your camera. You will want some photos. Take a jacket as it could get chilly.

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Address: Lone Pine, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Lone Pine

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