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*Pearsonville
 
*Pearsonville
 
*Coso Junction
 
*Coso Junction
*Olancha
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*Olancha, close to [[Olancha Peak]]
 
*Cartago
 
*Cartago
*[[Lone Pine]]
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*[[Lone Pine]], one of the bigger towns (but much smaller than Bishop), and the nearest town to [[Mount Whitney]]
*[[Independence]]
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*[[Independence]], near [[Mount Williamson]]
*[[Big Pine]]
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*[[Big Pine]], near one of the trailheads for the [[The Palisades|Palisades]]
*[[Bishop]]
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*[[Bishop]], the biggest town in the region and the way to [[South Lake]], the other main [[The Palisades|Palisades]] trailhead.
*[[Tom's Place]]
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*[[Tom's Place]], on the same turnoff as Rock Creek/[[Mosquito Flats]].
*[[Mammoth Lakes]] (actually not on the 395 but close)
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*[[Mammoth Lakes]] (actually not on the 395 but close); small but important town, home to the best resort skiing south of Tahoe. Also, an approach to [[the Minarets]] and the [[Mount Ritter|Ritter]] Range.
*[[June Lake]] (also not actually on the 395 but close)
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*[[June Lake]] (also not actually on the 395 but close); notable for a small ski resort, backcountry skiing, and [[ice climbing]]
*[[Lee Vining]]
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*[[Lee Vining]], notable for [[ice climbing]]
 
* Spokane, Washington
 
* Spokane, Washington
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== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==
 
*[[Owens Valley Hotsprings]]
 
*[[Owens Valley Hotsprings]]

Latest revision as of 12:15, 21 August 2016

The way to the Eastern Sierra. From Pasadena, we're lucky to have this route open all year! Northern sections (towards Mammoth Lakes) reach higher elevations are occasionally closed due to snow but are plowed quickly. To get there, take the 210 to the 5 to the 14 (or take the 15 to Hesperia).

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Towns

From South to North:

See Also