Badwater Ultramarathon 2D and 3D Course Overview / 03bw3dlargenortha8xb
All images by Doug Sloan for AdventureCORPS
Here is another aerial 3D image of the route relative to most all of California. The route is the red line going east-west in the middle of the image. That's the Great Central Valley of California, then the San Francisco Bay Area, at the right, plus the Sierra Nevada mountains (green) which separate the Death Valley region from everything west of it.