The True Story of the Manson Family in Death Valley

Barker Ranch, Death Valley, CA

In the winter of 1968, a small band of hippie misfits began moving supplies from their compound on the outskirts of Los Angeles to a desolate ranch deep in the heart of Death Valley at the direction of their maniacal leader, an ex-con who’d become convinced of an imminent race war between blacks and whites, and that he and his followers’ only chance of survival was to locate and hide out in a…