Jail Canyon – 4×4 to miner’s cabin and gold mine in Death Valley

Jail Canyon – 4×4 to miner’s cabin and gold mine in Death Valley

Jail Canyon is a worthy day trip as well as an interesting place to camp. The ghost town of Ballarat lies within easy driving distance with a small store and curator. An old miner’s cabin lies at the end of the rough route to Jail Canyon near a ravine with

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Explore the Minnietta cabin’s mining history

Explore the Minnietta cabin’s mining history

The desert mountain ranges going into Death Valley contain many canyons where old mine shafts, cabins, millsites and various ghost towns of past mining operations lay silent to be discovered by the exploring traveler. One such place of interest is the Minnietta cabin and mine in the Argus range. The

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