This area is also popular with a few avid rock climbers who love the dark slick walls, the unique landscape & the non-crowded chasm.
an overnight inside of here is very special!
Ancient cinder cone volcanos spewed
lava into the icy cold Owens River, causing a deep ravine of
shiny black bizarre lava forms. This area called Fossil Falls
is now a dry river bed with traces of obsidian glass & cool
- Traveling north on Hwy.395, just after Little Lake, Rt. turn right on Cinder Rd. / dirt road, & follow signs to small parking areas. 1 mi. east off of hwy. a few campspots available
An 80 foot deep gorge in the
ancient Owens River; Super Cool Lava formations at Fossil Falls
is the primtive Hot Springs
corridor. Make sure you find your tub, sometime along your trip & remember, half the fun is getting there.