Fossil Falls

The Fossil Falls is a unique geological feature, located in the Coso Range of California in the United States. Volcanic activity in the mountain range, along with meltwater from glaciers in the nearby Sierra Nevada, played a role in the creation of the falls. They are located near Little Lake, Inyo County, California, 1.0 mi (1.6 km) off US 395 (at a red cinder cone called "Red Hill") on Cinder Road to Red Hill, with signs to Fossil Falls.

Read more about Fossil Falls:  Geology, Native Americans Near Fossils Falls

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Fossil Falls - Native Americans Near Fossils Falls
... Flakes of obsidian can be found in the area, for the Native Americans would camp near Fossil Falls and chip obsidian from the Coso Mountains to form their tools ... The Fossil Falls archeological District is on the National Register of Historic Places ... Fossil Falls is protected as an area of Critical Environmental Concern by the Bureau of Land Management ...

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