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Address: Lone Pine, CA
Phone Number: 18883613731
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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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Great must see place don't rush to Mammoth

They need better signs. The loop is fascinating and so is Movie road. We went back the next day because we could not find the loop. Got a map of the 395 that showed it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Starviagera
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They need better signs. The loop is fascinating and so is Movie road. We went back the next day because we could not find the loop. Got a map of the 395 that showed it.

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fun walk by Alabama Hills where many a western was filmed. Very hot but a nice creek runs along the road. We didn't make it to the film museum but loved seeing the real spots. Worth going up to Whitney Portal as well just 13 miles up what seems like a just repaved road. Couldn't have been... More 

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Ventura County, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you look closely you can see different faces in the rocks.very dry air humidty at 13% with a stiff wind.

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped over night in lone pine on the way to Yosemite from Death Valley. So we planned a short visit to movie road after diner. We were so regretted that we didn't have more time to see all those amazing formation of the rocks. We are actually not familiar with most of the movie filmed there, but the movie... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the lady in the film museum gave us completely wrong driving instruction to the movie road! After half an hour we managed to get on the correct way and enjoyed the short walking loops very much.

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Lancaster, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic place to explore. The rock formations are like none I’ve ever seen anywhere! You will see so many cool natural arches, balanced rocks, and unusual rock formations. This place really sparks the imagination and you can see why so many movies have been filmed here recently and historically. I went when it was hot—over 100 degrees... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

When staying overnight in Lone Pine, be sure to take a short drive into the Alabama Hills in the morning before leaving. The early morning light with Mt. Whitney (and the Eastern Sierra mountain range) are beautiful.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

this is surely a place that is surreal and looks out of the world. I saw many campers/vans spread across the vast rock and sands and I will definitely be doing the same sometime in future.

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Tehachapi, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

I think this area is unique and very beautiful. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I love all things in nature so I find this place to be stunning. Great place to explore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We have to return to explore this awesome place! Loved every minute. Easy to get to places within the Hills. We happened to visit the site of the Iron Man "Jerico" part of the movie. Very cool.

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