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EAGLE & HIGH PEAK MINE

There’s more to Julian, CA than Apple Pie. In 1869, A.E. “Fred” Coleman, a former slave established the first mining district in the area. Ten bucks gets you a fun filled guided tour deep underground in these two mines dating […]

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REWARD MINE

Located at the base of the Inyo Mountains between Independence and Lone Pine lies the ruins of Reward, CA and the Reward Mine, a mine so big you can drive a 4WD through it.      

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HOLE HUNT MOJAVE

The Holly Ash Mine and the search for The Old Dutch Cleanser Mine in the El Paso Mountains near Red Rock Canyon State Park.

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BURRO SCHMIDT TUNNEL

William ‘Burro’ Schmidt’s and his tunnel to Nowhere.      

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DARWIN IS DOLOMITE

A visit to Darwin, Ca, a semi-populated ghost town and the craziness that surrounds it.

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BENTON HOT SPRINGS

This little living ghost town north of Bishop was once a supply center for the nearby gold and silver mines that dot the surrounding hills. Today it’s hot springs are the main draw and with the abandonment of travelers’ services […]

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