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AHC studies the forces that shaped and formed the deepest valley in the Western Hemisphere

Zabriskie Point, Death Valley, CA

Adventures in Death Valley

Rainbow Line

Integrated Field Studies Tour of the Death Valley Region, April 15-19, 1998

This trip takes you on a spectacular route to see the tectonic realm of Death Valley including Pleistocene and Paleozoic lake bed sediments, Precambrian aulocogen sediments, volcanic features (Shoshone volcanic field, Ubehebe crater and basaltic cinder cones), historic mining districts and features associated with the extreme aridity of the Death Valley region (salt flats, sand dunes and dry lakes).


Slide Show

Woolly Crew

Entire Collection

Interactive Trip Log


Saratoga HillsSaratoga Hills


Death Valley LakeDeath Valley Lake

Devil's Golf CourseDevil's Golf Course

Shoshone Cave HousesShoshone Cave Houses (Manson Caves)

Charlie Brown Road CutCharlie Brown Road Cut

Dantes ViewDantes View

Zabriskie PointZabriskie Point

Ubehebe CraterUbehebe Crater

Sand DunesSand Dunes

Darwin WashDarwin Wash

Fossil FallsFossil Falls


Map of Death ValleyMap of Death Valley

Death Valley, L-BandDeath Valley, L-Band



Death Valley NP Location and Map
Death Valley SIR-C Images
Interactive Trip Log
Allan Hancock Home Page
The Exploratorium

Rainbow Line

This page was created by Eddie Mendoza, and it was last updated on May 23, 1998

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