Lone Pine, California: Movie Road

Dirt road runs in the scenic and strange Alabama Hills, where 300+ movies have been filmed, since the silent era, through countless westerns and sci-fi films such as "Star Trek V" and "Tremors."
Movie Road, Lone Pine, CA
In Lone Pine, from Hwy 395, drive west up Whitney Portal Road 2.7 miles and look for Movie Road on right. The intersection has a large parking area marked by white rock and a plaque.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Movie Road

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Movie Road. Movie Road and Alabama Hills

A little dirt road on the outskirts of Lone Pine, California has seen more stars in its day than most astronomers! Movie Road runs through the Alabama Hills where more than 300 movies have been filmed. Movie Road has seen its share of amazing film production from the earliest films like Fatty Arbuckles' 1920's silent, "The Round-Up" to "Gunga Din," "Rawhide," "How the West Was Won" and "The Gladiator." For fanboys, Movie Road has also seen its share of modern sci-fi films like "Star Trek V," "Star Trek VII," and "Tremors."

[Jaleen & Joel Rayburn, 08/13/2011]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Nightmare RockNightmare Rock, Lone Pine, CA - < 1 mi.
Monument And Mass Grave For 1872 Earthquake VictimsMonument And Mass Grave For 1872 Earthquake Victims, Lone Pine, CA - 3 mi.
Manzanar WWII Japanese Internment CampManzanar WWII Japanese Internment Camp, Independence, CA - 9 mi.
In the region:
Joshua Tree from The Joshua Tree, Lone Pine, CA - 27 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the US and Canada are our special obsession. Start here.
Use RoadsideAmerica.com's Attraction Maps to plan your next road trip.

March 31, 2015

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

California Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Wentworth Museum: Petrified Cat, Pensacola, Florida (Mar 30-Apr 5, 2015)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, Lone Pine, California

Nightly rates found:

Find Hotels Near:

Book Online Now