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Salton Sea, California

2.4
#145 of 242 in Wildlife in California
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  • August 10, 2017
    It's smelly, decrepit, abandoned, full of dead fish and very, very hot in summer. It's also quite beautiful, haunting and picturesque. So, I can see why people are so divided when it comes to both Sal...  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    He title pretty much says it all. If I could rate this place a -5 I would. Imagine if you will, the hottest most disgusting desert, only a few feet from the most disgusting smelling dirtiest water you...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    As a day trip from Palm Springs, we drove around the Salton Sea, stopping frequently to take pictures and do some limited walking (it was over 110 degrees). It is an oddly impressive part of the world...  more »

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