warning sign at hot creek (california)


Warning Sign at Hot Creek near Mammoth Lakes (California).­

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Some of the hazards are:
- Scalding Water
- Broken Glass
- Arsenic in the Water
- Sporadic High Pollution
- Sudden Temperature Changes
- Unpredictable Eruptions
- Unstable Ground

I read the sign and went for a bath in that hot river, and i am still alive!

For more info about this location, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Hot_­Creek_­(Mono_­County,_­California).

Hot Creek is located in the "Long Valley Caldera", the mouth of an old super volcano, a region with many hot springs.­ For more info about this region, go to:
volcano.­oregonstate.­edu/­oldroot/­volcanoes/­volc_­images/­nor.­.­.­
en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Long_­Valley_­Caldera

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Inyo National Forest, Hot Creek Interpretive Trail, California, USA

Photos taken in various locations of the Eastern Sierra region, in California.­