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I read about how this sea came to exist,why its in its present state and what will happen if it's allowed to deteriote further. When I visited it ,it looked so much better than I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
skipro4720
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Mission, Canada
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Mission, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I read about how this sea came to exist,why its in its present state and what will happen if it's allowed to deteriote further. When I visited it ,it looked so much better than I thought, the water looked great from a distance(not up close) and there was plenty of waterfowl. The smell of rotting fish was in the air... More 

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Salton Sea, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The Albert Frey-designed North Shore Beach & Yacht Club is an historic icon that re-opened in May of 2010. The Salton Sea History Museum & Visitor Center was located in historic icon until 6-2011. The museum's visitor center is the No. 1 source for up to date information on the Salton Sea, in addition to the fabulous history of the... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Thinking this would be a pleasant inland beach area for us near Palm Springs, Oh! what a surprise, it was derelict and smelly. Don't make the same mistake, avoid at all costs!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

We hit the North Shore and Mecca Beach areas of the Salton Sea while in Palm Springs. I was very surprised to find that the Albert Frey designed North Shore Yacht Club has been restored. Unfortunately, it was the New Years holiday and the site was closed so I don't know what the interior looks like now. I heard from... More 

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