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

UTM COORDINATES:
UTM Coordinates is official name of arch

LATITUDE: N 3636.274
LONGITUDE: W 11806.519
ACCURACY: 15'
ELEVATION: 4482'
DIMENSIONS: See below

Craggy Arch
Craggy Arch

Craggy Arch
Craggy Arch

Craggy Arch
Craggy Arch

Craggy Arches
Several smaller arches on Craggy Arch

About 1/2 dozen small arches on this rock.

ROCK FORMATIONS and LANDMARKS
Landmarks to help locate Craggy Arch...
North from the Three Surfers and Hitching Post

Road towards Craggy Arch
Road viewed from Craggy Arch

Viewed from Cone Arch
Viewed from Cone Arch

Road west from Craggy Arch
Road past Craggy Arch
(Towards the east)

Road east from Craggy Arch
Road past Craggy Arch
(Towards the west)

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
Go 0.2 mile on Movie Road
(There is a little stretch of pavement)
Turn right and maneuver your way east
A right, then a left, then a right...
Go north down the wash
(The wash is about a 30' drop)
Stay left at bottom of wash
Craggy Arch is about 1/4 mile
It stands alone in the valley and is easy
to find. (Surfer and Hitching Post Arches
are in the rocks to the south.)

There are several arches near this location.

ROAD CONDITIONS
Whitney Portal Road is paved.
Movie Flat Road is a maintained
dirt surface with washboards.
When traveling on the spur roads,
caution should be taken and use your
best judgement concerning limits of
the vehicle.

MAP
Map of Alabama Hills Arches

PHOTO HERE
Satellite Image of Craggy Arch

MEASUREMENTS OF ARCH:
Arches measured at the smallest opening

Measurements of Craggy Arch
Detailed Measurements for Craggy Arch
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

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.
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
Flowers at Alabama Hills Recreation Area
March 10, 2007

WILDFLOWERS OF ALABAMA HILLS
A photo collection of wildflowers from
the Alabama Hills Recreation Area.

Cactus near Craggy Arch
Cactus near Craggy Arch

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CRAGGY ARCH