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

UTM COORDINATES:
UTM Coordinates is cataloged name of arch

LATITUDE: N 3636.131
LONGITUDE: W 11807.080
ACCURACY: 15'
ELEVATION: 4582
DIMENSIONS: 7' Length
See detailed measurements below

Brena Arch
Brena Arch

Brena Arch is hidden in plain view.

View from Brena Arch
View from Brena Arch looking west
towards Sierra Nevada Mountains

It is common to see film crews in this area.
Countless movies and commercials have
been shot at this location.

View from Brena Arch
View from Brena Arch

Stone wall
N 3636.111
W 11807.101
Stone wall across the road from Brena Arch
This is where the tank rolled over the wall
from the 1938 film "Army Girl"

PHOTO HERE
N 3636.106
W 11807.080
This is the location of John Wayne's boyhood
home in "King of the Pecos" filmed in 1936
(About 100 feet south from Brena Arch)

PHOTO HERE
N 3636.231
W 11807.131
About 100 yards north is the entrance of
Lone Ranger Canyon. This is this spot where
a group of Rangers were ambushed by outlaws,
and only one survived... "The Lone Ranger"

PHOTO HERE
N 3636.237
W 11807.022
Gene Autry Rock is just a short walk.
Several movies have been filmed at this location...
It could have been called John Wayne, Errol Flynn,
or Roy Rogers Rock. This cucumber shaped rock
can be seen in "Boots and Saddles", "Lives of a
Bengal Lancer", "How the West Was Won", and
"Guns of Hate".

PHOTO HERE
N 3636.261
W 11807.074
Hoppy Rocks... William Boyd played Hopalong
Cassidy from 1935 - 1948.

ROCK FORMATIONS and LANDMARKS
Landmarks to help locate Brena Arch...

Brena Arch
Brena Arch (Viewed from above)

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
Take Movie Flat Road .7 mile
Turn right at the parking area
Brena Arch is about 100 yards east.

Satellite view of Brena Arch
Satellite view of Brena Arch

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

MAP
Map of Alabama Hills Arches

MEASUREMENTS OF ARCH:
Arches measured at the smallest opening

Detailed measurements of Brena Arch
Detailed Measurements
Grid measurements available in future release

Detailed measurements of Brena Arch
Detailed Measurements
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

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, CA
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

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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