At the Head of Artist's Drive
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At the Head of Artist's Drive

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March 30th 2012. Artist's Drive rises up to the top of an alluvial fan fed by a deep canyon cut into the Black Mountains. Artist's Palette is on the face of the Black Mountains and is noted for having various colors of rock. These colors are caused by the oxidation of different metals (red, pink and yellow is from iron salts, green is from decomposing tuff-derived mica, and manganese produces the purple).

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A: Artists Dr, Death Valley

di Andreas Brett, 940 metri di distanza

Artists Dr, Death Valley

B: Artist's Palette in Death Valley

di Min Heo, 940 metri di distanza

Artist's Palette in Death Valley

C: USA, CALIFORNIA, NATIONAL PARK, DEATH VALLEY 08

di jiri spacaj, 3.4 km di distanza

USA, CALIFORNIA, NATIONAL PARK, DEATH VALLEY 08

D: Artists Palette

di Thomas Dideriksen, 3.5 km di distanza

This panorama was taken at sunset near Artists Palette, Death Valley National Park, CA.

Artists Palette

E: Artists Dr, Death Valley

di Andreas Brett, 3.5 km di distanza

Artists Dr, Death Valley

F: Death Valley - Artists Palette

di Carsten Arenz, 3.6 km di distanza

Caused by oxidation of different metals on the side of a mountain this area looks like the different ...

Death Valley - Artists Palette

G: Devil's Golf Course

di Rod Edwards, 4.2 km di distanza

The Devil's Golf Course in Death Valley is a massive dried up salt pan in Death Valley National Park ...

Devil's Golf Course

H: Bad Water, Death Valley

di Min Heo, 4.6 km di distanza

Bad Water, Death Valley

I: Devil's Golf Course at the end of Salt Pool Road - Death Valley, California

di Kurt Van Ness, 5.3 km di distanza

The "Devil's Golf Course" is the dried bed of ancient Lake Manly in Death Valley, California.  The ha...

Devil's Golf Course at the end of Salt Pool Road - Death Valley, California

J: Devil's Golf Course

di George Velesko, 5.5 km di distanza

March 30th 2012. Named after a line in the 1934 National Park Service guide book to Death Valley Nati...

Devil's Golf Course

Questo panorama è stato scattato in California, USA

Questa è una vista generale di USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.

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