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The gateway into Alabama Hills

Mobius Arch is one of many natural  arches in the Alabama Hills. It is the most popular  though and gets many visitors on a daily basis. The drive up Whitney Portal Road is a beautiful  one. Drive slow and enjoy the views.

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View of trailhead and the Sierra Nevadas

After turning down movie road you drive down a couple miles and reach the Mobius Arch Trailhead.

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One of many natural arches

The area is home to 100’s of natural arches so keep your eyes open and you might spot a few.

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Sierra Nevada Mountains

Mobius Arch is about halfway up the trail. Its a loop hike so start in either direction  and you will run into it. Actually  going counter clockwise  will probably  get you there a bit sooner.

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Mt Whitney

Here we have Mt. Whitney ( 14,508 ft), the highest point in the lower 48, framed by the Mobius arch.

CLICK FOR DIRECTIONS  TO TRAILHEAD

● Trail difficulty – easy
● Trail type – loop
● 1.5 miles roundtrip
● Zero shade – bring sun protection
● Bring water – 2 liters
● Mountain views
● Parking is free

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