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RUTH MINE & CAMP

Dating back to 1899, the Ruth Mine & Camp is located 3,530 feet in the Argus Mountain Range, roughly 14 miles from the town of Trona, CA.        

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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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OWENS VALLEY BEAUTIFUL RANDOMNESS

A pumice mine, hub caps, tall broads, charcoal kilns, a baby volcano, dirty socks hot springs, and a concentration camp airport.

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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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DESERT’D

What are abandoned spaces or places found in the desert, Alex? Including Satan’s Den, The Silver Queen Mine, random homesteads/cabins and other places in the Mojave Desert and along Highway 14 & 395.        

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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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DARWIN IS DOLOMITE

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

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