Death Valley national park

Photo Friday: This week’s photo takes us to Death Valley at Zabriskie Point, Furnace Creek, CA
Death Valley Photo at Zabriskie Point, Furnace Creek, CA

This is the latest of our weekly travel photo series, inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s #FriFotos theme is EARTH DAY.  The photo above was taken just before sunrise at Zabriskie Point, Furnace Creek, CA – a part of Death Valley.  The hillside vantage point offered a view of a very odd and diverse landscape looking out […]

{ 8 comments }

This week’s Photo Friday is one of Don’s pictures of Death Valley, the famed Devil’s Golf Course salt flats.
Devil

A geography of extremes, Death Valley contains mountains, canyons, salt flats, sand dunes, and pictured above, Devil’s Golf Course.  This moon crater-like landscape contains delicate formations of mud and salt deposits that have expanded and contracted in the desert’s heat.

{ 1 comment }

Death Valley – Isn’t it romantic?

by Chris on August 31, 2009

Death Valley – Isn’t it romantic?
deathvalley3

I went to Death Valley with my husband, my sister and my sister’s boyfriend last February – on Valentine’s Day! While Death Valley may not sound like the most romantic place on Earth, we enjoyed the park’s natural wonders and desolate beauty. I would definitely love to return and explore more sometime. To read the […]

{ 0 comments }