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TitleWeathered and eroded granite outcrops, Alabama Hills, near Lone Pine, California
DescriptionThe Alabama Hills are an area of weathered and eroded granite outcrops lying between Lone Pine, California, and the Sierra. The granite here is the same age as the Sierra Nevada Batholith. This area has been the backdrop for many Hollywood movies, especially cowboy flics.
LocationUSA ▹ California. Near Lone Pine.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 2002.
Key wordsAlabama Hills, granite, Sierra, weathering, erosions
Tech details567 KB. Vista.
GeoDIL number3125