Eastern Mojave Vegetation Forest Road 1S05, "Bald Mountain Road," Mono County, California  

Tom Schweich  

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 To the Bald Mountain Lookout from US Highway 395.



Other articles: Field Notes 13-Aug-08 13-Aug-08 13-Aug-08 13-Aug-08

Locations: Bald Mountain.
Full Size ImageLittle Sand Flat from Bald Mountain, California  

Bald Mountain

Bald Mountain Lookout

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Unnamed sand flat south of Bald Mountain Road.
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Deadman Creek basin from Bald Mountain, California
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Owens River from Bald Mountain
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Owens River from Bald Mountain

Other articles: Forest Road 1S12 at 1S05  

Junction: 1S12

Other articles: Forest Road 1S13 at FR 1S05  

Junction: 1S13, north past Little Sand Flat to California Highway 120.
  Junction: 2S04, down Alpers Canyon to Owens River Roas at Big Springs.

Other articles: Forest Road 1S88 at 1S05 Field Notes 13-Aug-08
Full Size ImageSouth end of Forest Road 1S88.  

Junction: 1S88, north through Little Sand Flat to 1S13.
  Junction: 2S09

Other articles: Field Notes 13-Aug-08
Full Size ImageLooking out of Mono Lake basin  

Looking out of the Mono Lake basin.

Other articles: Field Notes 13-Aug-08

Locations: Mono Basin.
Full Size ImageLooking into Mono Lake basin on Bald Mountain Road  

Looking into the Mono Lake basin.

Other articles: Forest Road 1S06 at 1S05 Forest Road 1S08 at Bald Mtn Rd Field Notes 13-Aug-08
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  • "120 Cutoff," 1S06
  • 1S08, across East Craters Sand Flat to Pumice Mine Road.

Other articles: F. R. 2S114 at 1S05  

Junction: Forest Road 2S114, route of a fiber optic cable.

Other articles: Field Notes 16 Aug 2010

Locations: Airfield Flat.
Full Size ImageAirfield in unnamed flat near Deadman Summit.  

The sand flat to the east has an old airfield. One source suggests it dates from WWI. WWII seems more likely to me.
  Owens River drainage above
Mono Lake hydrographic basin below

Other articles: Field Notes 30 May 2012
Full Size ImageInterpretive sign at Deadman Summit  

Inyo Forest interpretrive sign.

Other articles: U. S. Highway 395 at Bald Mtn Rd  

Junction: US Highway 395




Literature Cited

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Date and time this article was prepared: 4/6/2020 9:48:59 AM