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Zabriskie Point is located in the Amargosa Range, east of Death Valley in Death Valley National Park. It is named after Christian Zabriskie, an executive of the Pacific Borax Company, which was famous for the 20 mile teams which passed by this location on their way out of Death Valley. It is noteworthy for its colorful erosional landscape. This gem is featured on the cover of U2's album The Joshua Tree.

Short Walk: .1 miles

Family Friendly: Short paved walk. Beautiful views.

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Thomas Birch

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Dec 22, 2018
Adam Lassak
Overlook the otherworldly erosional forms of silt and volcanic ash.
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Oct 12, 2018
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