CA, Joshua Tree

Black Eagle Mine

We met up with Lewis, Dan, and Jamie and Niki of Dzrtgrls fame for a short hike to an old forgotten mine site that has almost been destroyed by a modern mine. The mine was worked for lead, silver, copper, and gold prior to the 1920s and then again in 1939 – 1940. Today, the ruins are barely standing. We were lucky to photograph the remains.

Unfortunately, the cabin near the trailhead has since been removed.

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