The Last Mayors of the Salton Sea - Atlas Obscura

The Last Mayors of the Salton Sea

Southern California's Salton Sea—often thought of as a wasteland—is home to a small community. Locals gather at the Ski Inn, one of the last taverns left in Bombay Beach. At 223 feet below sea level, it's known as the “lowest bar in the Western Hemisphere.” In this episode of Local Legends, we sit down with Wendell and Jane Southworth, the most recent co-owners of the Ski Inn. 

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