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Don't forget your camera and film.

Rodman Mountains Ancient Indian Petroglyphs, Lucerne Valley, Calif.wmv - YouTube

Petroglyphs are found here due to the presence of lava rock and minerals suitable for "rock art" activities.

Click on the image to see a larger view. Petroglyphs ...

Click on the image to see a larger view. Petroglyphs ...

On Monday, Matthias and I went with a group of friends, to bounce along a dusty desert road in search of some petroglyphs in the Rodman Mountain area in ...

Petroglyphs are found here due to the presence of lava rock and minerals suitable for "rock art" activities.

Here are the students from Mojave Mesa who traveled out to the Rodman Mountains to see the petroglyphs. We were miles and miles from civilization.

Many archaeology sites are scattered across the desert landscape.

Rock Art Petroglyphs in the Rodman Mountains

On Monday, Matthias and I went with a group of friends, to bounce along a dusty desert road in search of some petroglyphs in the Rodman Mountain area in ...

The lighter the image the newer it is. This is a Petraglyph or more likely a knucklehead glyph. We finally show up in the area were the heavy concentration ...

Petroglyphs - The Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs / Lucerne Valley / Barstow Area

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Rodman Mountain Petroglyph

Since I hadn't been there for 10 years, I forgot how to get to the tank from the parking area. I was wandering around hoping to trigger some ...

The Silver Bell and Silver Cliffs mines in the eastern Rodman Mountains were our initial goal for today. The skies were blue and the temperatures were in ...

Below is a sample of some of the rock art we saw. For more, please visit my entire photo album from this trip.

(p t r -gl f ) n. A carving or line drawing on rock, especially one made by prehistoric people.

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The importance of the area also became clear after a short walk: water. Although the 'tank' was dry mud during our visit, it was obvious that water collects ...

There is a Freeway direction sign here. You wouldn't see that Freeway for another 2 hours towing a travel trailer loaded with dirt bikes and such.

The Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs - Lucerne Valley / Barstow Area

... just beneath the surface. Try to visually identify each part of a site so you can avoid walking on it. If a trail has been made across a site, ...

If you do enter a archaeological or historical site, you should first STOP, LOOK, and THINK.

The Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs / Lucerne Valley / Barstow Area

Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs

Petroglyphs / The Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs / Lucerne Valley / Barstow Area

Rodman mountain petroglyphs

We were amazed because there were so many kinds of petroglyphs. My class and I tried to figure out what they were trying to say, but we couldn't figure it ...

In the morning we took the short drive to the petroglyph area. I've heard them called both the Surprise Tank and the Rodman Mountain petroglyphs.

El Paso Mountains Petroglyphs

You may say, it's just a couple of us and it's just this time, but there may be thousands of visitors saying the same thing.

Lava Rocks and Clouds - Petroglyphs - Lucerne Valley - Rodman Mountains

Inscription Canyon, petroglyphs pepper the rocks on both sides of the wash

Petroglyphs. Rodman Mountains Wilderness Petroglyphs - Lucerne Valley, California Royalty Free Stock Images

Swansea Petroglyphs

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Image 4 - Petroglyph. Most likely a plant known as water hemlock Rodman Mountains, California

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ss, Click the photo to continue the tour, Surprise Tank - Rodman Mountains

... so you don't hit it (because it is not going to give way). I never had to use low-range, but it was in first gear most of the way up.

Since I hadn't been there for 10 years, I forgot how to get to the tank from the parking area. I was wandering around hoping to trigger some ...

I can't tell if this is new or not. Knuckleheads once again have to mess things up. It takes a while to chip and image through the desert patina on the ...

Many sites have fragile artifacts lying just beneath the surface. Try to visually identify each part of a site so you can avoid walking on it.

'Good' road near Murphy's Well '

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My son Climbed all over the hills looking at things.

Since I hadn't been there for 10 years, I forgot how to get to the tank from the parking area. I was wandering around hoping to trigger some ...

I wonder if the grid square looking glyphs are representations of the Lava Field and it is part of a story of how they formed.

Rock art near the Ord and Rodman mountains is often damaged and removed illegally and sold.

grid patterns, weird figures, hash marks, I just don't get it yet. Some still, are very interesting.

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Swansea Petroglyphs

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Since I hadn't been there for 10 years, I forgot how to get to the tank from the parking area. I was wandering around hoping to trigger some ...

Petroglyphs. Prehistoric Apple Valley

Rodman Mountains Petroglyphs

Rodman Summit

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When we finally crested the summit plateau we could see plenty of towers ahead.

(Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune) Rugged country of jumbled sandstone caprock in

When we look at this panel, image 4, we see that there are a number of petroglyphs that could be interpreted as winnowing baskets, giving it a female or ...

This box canyon in the Rodman Mountains was given the name the “Grand Canyon of the Rodmans” by none other than Bill “Shortfuse” Mann.

Little Petroglyph Canyon

Rodman Mountains Wilderness

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Top of Rodman Mountain

Sign marking the petroglyphs near Murphy's Well ...

BOOK OPTION: The Swansea Petroglyphs are featured in Secret Places in the Mojave Desert Vol. III. Detailed maps, and GPS coordinates are included.

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In this petroglyph, image 2, we can see that it clearly shows a plant form, the question is what plant. There are several possible candidates such as the ...

Painted Rocks Petroglyphs (Image source: Shereth)

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Indian Circles, Opal Mountain in the background

Pecked Curvilinear Nucleated (PCN) Petroglyphs - San Francisco Bay Area - California

If we look at the picture above, image 8, and its relationship to the petroglyph above, image 7, we see that the head of the petroglyphs figure looks very ...

Petroglyphs from Coso Rock Art National Historic Landmark in the Mojave Desert

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... but archeologists are not sure who did it. The scientists believe these Indians were living in the Mojave Desert 10,00 to 12,000 years ago.

... with some camping, some heading home, and our group overlanding over to the Rodman Mountains to find petroglyphs, communication towers, and Box Canyon.

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