Panamint Range


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Panamint Range

(păn`əmĭnt), rugged fault-block mountains, SE Calif., near the Nev. line. Telescope Peak (11,045 ft/3,367 m high) is the tallest peak. The range forms the western boundary of Death Valley; to the west of the range is Panamint Valley.
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One very quick hour later, we're standing on the peak, looking at the Sierras to the west and the Panamint Range to the east, the cold wind whipping at us from every direction.
These gravels mantle the flat topped broad ridges at low elevations along the western foot of the Panamint Range.
Stone arches at the edge of the deck framed the distant spine of the Panamint Range, 11,049-foot Telescope Peak crowned by a rich blanket of snow.
The semiarid Panamint Range of southeastern California has such miniscule annual stream power that tectonic landforms persist for millions of years.
15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canyon Resources Corporation , a Colorado-based mining company is pleased to announce that diamond drilling operations are underway on its Goldtooth project at the Briggs Mine in the Panamint Range of Inyo County, California.
It is here, luxuriating in the waters, that guests can watch the sun set behind the Panamint Range, observe a moonrise behind the Amargosas, and soak up the reassuring stillness of the desert in late afternoon and evening.
The Briggs Mine is located at the foot of the Panamint Range in Southern Inyo County, 35 road miles northeast of the town of Trona, Calif.
9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canyon Resources Corporation , a Colorado-based mining company, is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has approved a $700,000 budget to conduct an exploratory drilling on expected high-grade gold targets associated with its Briggs Mine in the Panamint Range of Inyo County California.
Once you've driven more than 180 miles north of Los Angeles on Highway 395, you've got another 100 miles of winding road through the Panamint Range to reach Furnace Creek, the park's social hub.
All of this at a time when local Panamint Shoshone Indians still moved to their mountain hunting villages in the Panamint Range during summer, and many locals still lived in makeshift quarters.
The Cecil R/Jackson area represents a significant target for further exploration drilling by the Company in efforts to develop the next mineable gold deposit in the Panamint Range.