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The Mojave Desert Sights

Inscription Canyon

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Updated 05/18/2015

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With nearly 10,000 petroglyphs and pictographs of bighorn sheep and other Mojave wildlife, Inscription is one of the world's largest natural Native American art galleries. The canyon lies 42 miles northwest of Barstow in the Black Mountains.

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EF373, off Copper City Rd., 10 miles west of Fort Irwin Rd., Barstow, California, 93558, United States



Updated 05/18/2015


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