Basin and Range – Owens Valley
Lone Pine was founded around 1865. It also is the home of the first traffic signal on old US 6 since Mojave. Whitney Portal Road, the location of the signal, is the gateway to Mt. Whitney – 14,494′. It is the highest peak in the lower 48 states.
Go East on US 6 / North US 395 to Bishop
Go West on US 6 / South US 395 to Mojave
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