Salton Sea | Middle of Nowhere in the California Desert
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Salton Sea | Middle of Nowhere in the California Desert

From LA, drive eastward, out beyond Coachella, and take a right turn past nowhereland. There, in the middle of the desert, lies California’s largest body of water, the Salton Sea. It was dumped there by accident when an engineering mistake of epic┬áproportions┬ádiverted the Colorado river into the hottest part of the valley. When it didn’t…