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Furnace Creek in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Devils Golf Course

 
 
Devils Golf Course Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
1. Devils Golf Course Marker
Inscription. Interbedded salt and water-bearing gravels are more than 1,000 feet thick beneath the Devils Golf Course. Great horizontal forces exerted by crystallizing salt, push these columns upward wind and rain carve them into fantastic shapes.
 
Erected by National Park Service US Department of Interior.
 
Location. 36° 19.697′ N, 116° 51.637′ W. Marker is in Furnace Creek, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on Badwater Road. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of Death Valley National Monument. Marker is in this post office area: Death Valley CA 92328, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Death Valley 49ers Gateway (approx. 8.3 miles away); Shorty Harris Grave (approx. 8.4 miles away); Old Dinah (approx. 8.8 miles away); Furnace Creek Ranch, Death Valley (approx. 8.8 miles away); 20 Mule Team Wagon Train (approx. 8.8 miles away); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 9.8 miles away); Old Harmony Borax Works (approx. 10 miles away); Borax (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Furnace Creek.
 
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Devils Golf Course image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
2. Devils Golf Course
Badwater-282 feet below sea level image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
3. Badwater-282 feet below sea level
Death Valley image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
4. Death Valley
Death Valley image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
5. Death Valley
Death Valley Post Office image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 10, 1994
6. Death Valley Post Office
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 253 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 6, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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