Saline Valley Road

Total Miles
78.3

Elevation

2311.27 ft

Duration

Hours

Technical Rating

2

Easy

Best Time

spring, fall, winter

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Trail Overview

Difficulty

Easy

History

Saline Valley was heavily trafficked during the borax and salt mining operations of the late 1800s and early 1900s. The road was used to transport the mined materials across the Inyo Mountains to the railroad awaiting the raw materials.

Technical Rating

2

Access Description

From the north Leave Big Pine on hwy 168 and follow Waucoba/Death Valley road until meeting the junction for Saline Valley on the right. From the South, the trail can be picked up off hwy 190.