The Rugged Alabama Hills can be picturesque, but what you don't see in the pictures is the HEAT.
If you’re looking for an adventurous off-roading camping experience, 4x4ing in a van through the Alabama Hills is sure to be a memorable ride. Located in the Eastern Sierra Nevada mountains near Lone Pine, the Alabama Hills are a stunning display of rocky outcroppings, sandstone formations, and winding dirt roads. The Alabama Hills provide a perfect terrain to explore with a 4x4 Sprinter. From gradual climbs and descents to more challenging rocky paths. The area is also known for its abundance of wildlife, including mule deer, coyotes, and eagles. While 4x4ing in the hills with your Sandy Van, you’ll have the chance to take in the stunning views of the Owens Valley, Mt. Whitney, and the Sierra Nevada Range.
When planning your 4x4ing trip in the Alabama Hills, it’s important to take safety precautions. Be sure to bring along a spare tire, tools, and plenty of food and WATER! It can get extremely hot there in the summer to fall months. It’s also a good idea to let someone know where you’ll be and when you plan to return. Once you’re out on the trails, you’ll be able to explore the Alabama Hills at your own pace. You can take a leisurely drive, stopping to take in the views, or challenge yourself to more difficult trails. No matter what type of off road experience you’re looking for, the Alabama Hills have something to offer everyone. If you’re looking for an off the grid experience, 4x4ing in a van through the Alabama Hills is a completely different California scene and worth the journey. With its stunning scenery, abundance of wildlife, and variety of terrain, the Alabama Hills are sure to provide a memorable drive.
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