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town.olancha

The southern start of the Eastern Sierra, Highway 395. Jagged Olancha Peak towers above at 12,123 feet. Few businesses stay open. The Ranch House cafe might be closed now (2020, as per Yelp) but they usually do have gasoline - right down the highway a piece.
elevation: 3648'
population: 134
zip code: 93549

Desert

terrain:
High desert next to southern end of the Eastern Sierras.


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location:
Inyo County
S of Lone Pine
on Hwy 395 @ jct 190

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description:
High desert area right next to the Southern Sierra's & Inyo range, with 10,000' peaks towering above on both sides of the highway; dry lake - Owens Lake nearby.

nearby towns:
Lone Pine
Ridgecrest
Mojave
Randsburg [Ghost Town]
Darwin
Panamint Springs
Kennedy Meadows






Olancha Cafe




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