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Salton Sea Mud Volcanoes

Davis Rd and Schrimpf Rd, Niland, CA 92233
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Very intriguing

Looks like tiny volcanoes made of mud some are cold some are hot. A must-see. You can see how the... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Kadi E
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Many Questions Few Answers...🤔...

This place is a must see and can't miss if you are in the area of Niland. We had so much fun being... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
91GrownYoungWoman
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Davis Rd and Schrimpf Rd, Niland, CA 92233
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Looks like tiny volcanoes made of mud some are cold some are hot. A must-see. You can see how the geothermal's are interacting

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a must see and can't miss if you are in the area of Niland. We had so much fun being curious and tempted. But always remember to be safe and precautious. Some walking parts surrounding the active mountains mud volcanos can be...More

1  Thank 91GrownYoungWoman
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Do your research and defiantly find this place! It is accessible by car just a long dirt road. Signs saying No Trespassing Violators will be Prosecuted to the Fullest Extent of the Law. Yet there were about ten people there when we got there. (Saturday...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

As other reviews have stated, there are new "No Trespassing" signs up everywhere promising persecution to the full extent of the law. Since the entire area is like being trapped in the Twilight Zone, I hate to think of being arrested by local law enforcement,...More

Thank Db1105
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This visit, there were signs all over saying no trespassing....those are new since my last visit...so, unable to get up close and personal as in times past...sad...

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Looked like a cool spot but once we got there we see posted signs everywhere stating to keep out. Rather disappointing but we did see beautiful salt beds and enjoyed the nature. If you are willing to risk it, I'm sure many walk out to...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I have to admit that it was cooler than I expected. Particularly the sounds and the bubbling mud. It was a bit smaller than expected. It is appropriately right next to a geothermal plant. But cautious of how slick the mud is. I approached one...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

if we had visited we probably would have seen many very cool "tiny" mud volcanoes gurgling and erupting right in front of our eyes! We would also have warned our kids not to step in wet mud, not only because of yucky muddy shoes but...More

1  Thank plmok
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We drove out to see the mud volcanoes during a recent trip down to Salten Sea. The dirt roads had been freshely graded due to all of the rain this winter so driving was very easy. Trying to read the street signs is a little...More

1  Thank 707clayg
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

A great place to visit, to smell the sulphur , and listen to the pop of the bubbles. But beware that if it has rained Within the last four days you will probably be stuck up to your axiles in the mud. To take a...More

Thank RetiredCanadian118
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