Hello, I’m Guy Starbuck. I love exploring the deserts and mountains of the Western United States. Most of my adventures are to old mines and Native American rock art sites; the more remote, the better. Below is a list of my recent trips. Enjoy!

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Forest Rose Mill

Forest Rose Mill

During the summer of 2017, we visited a few cabins and mills in Montana. We covered a lot of ground ...
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“S & O” Cabin

“S & O” Cabin

As is often the case, I know about a ton of places but never have the time to visit them ...
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Palen Tank Petroglyphs

Palen Tank Petroglyphs

I recently followed an ancient Native American trail out to a water tank and petroglyph site. What got my attention ...
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“Holbrook” Prospect

“Holbrook” Prospect

I stumbled across this remote mining prospect and cabin site in the wilds of Death Valley. I've looked through my ...
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“Black Hands” Pictographs

“Black Hands” Pictographs

I found these solitary black pictographs hidden under a pile of granite boulders out in Joshua Tree National Park. The ...
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Nampaweap Petroglyphs

Nampaweap Petroglyphs

The Nampaweap petroglyph site is a large site in a basalt canyon next to Mount Trumbull. The name Nampaweap is ...
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“American Family” Mine

“American Family” Mine

This is a small but interesting modern mine camp with some equipment still left on-site. The mine was probably last ...
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Bob and Ward’s Cabin

Bob and Ward’s Cabin

Also known as the Salt Basin Cabin, Bob and Ward's cabin is a little wooden cabin that is all that ...
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Old Dad Mountain Petroglyphs

Old Dad Mountain Petroglyphs

On a cold January day, I hiked out into the wilderness of the Old Dad Mountains in the Mojave Desert ...
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“MacClatchie Power” Mine

“MacClatchie Power” Mine

A long hike into the Death Valley region led us to this small mining operation. Judging from the artifacts found ...
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