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Gondola approaching the 1st crossover station between Saline and Owens Valleys in the Inyo Mountains (Saline Valley side).
[Courtesy of the Colorado School of Mines]

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Saline-to-Owens-Valley Tramway 2




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 The following pictures are courtesy of the Colorado School of Mines

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Curved rail structure of the Saline Valley aerial tramway.

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Elevation profile of the salt tramway from Saline Valley to Owens Valley.

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Salt gondola traversing desert canyon gorge.

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Salt gondola traversing desert canyon gorge.

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Gondolas of salt traversing towers as they leave Saline Valley for Owens Valley.

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Salt gondola traversing desert canyon gorge.

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Salt gondola traversing desert canyon gorge.

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Rows of salt in the Saline Valley.



WWII B24 Crash in the Saline Valley in 1944
by Hazel Schultz

WWII Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation B24 "Liberator" Bomber 

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The Mystery of the Saline Valley Liberator
by R.W. Koch
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Gerard F. Vultee



Saline-to-Owens Valley Tram Photos Courtesy of Ian Parker

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Crossover station between Saline and Owens Valleys on the summit of the Inyo Mountains looking down Daisy Canyon

[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Saline Valley Salt Company evaporation ponds.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Saline Valley Salt Company evaporation ponds.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Salt tram towers in Saline Valley.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Dawn at Summit Station in the Inyo Mountains.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Looking down into Saline Valley from Summit Station.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Tramway cables and tower in Saline Valley.
[Copyright Ian Parker]

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Dust Devil in Saline Valley.
[Copyright Ian Parker]



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Saline Valley Area

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Saline Valley Area

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Road into Saline Valley

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Road into Saline Valley, winter 2005-2006
[copyright Wynne Benti]

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Saline Valley Overlook



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Saline Valley Salt Works tram towers

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Saline Valley Road

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Saline Valley Overlook

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Saline Valley view




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