Hikes and 4wd trips in the Inyos, Whites, and east of the Sierra Nevada.

17 trips

“Antelope Cottonwood” Mill

“Antelope Cottonwood” Mill

We found this small modern mill that seems often overlooked on a back road in a remote area of California ...
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“Bristlecone” Cabin

“Bristlecone” Cabin

Back in May of 2012, Micah and I took some time to go hiking and try and find a suspected ...
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“Little Boulder Valley” Petroglyphs

“Little Boulder Valley” Petroglyphs

In 2008, Dan led us out to a small native site that he had discovered. It seems to be a very old ...
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“Lost White” Log Cabin

“Lost White” Log Cabin

In June of 2018, we visited a remote log cabin high in the mountains. The cabin is built from some ...
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“Mineral Spring” Log Cabin

“Mineral Spring” Log Cabin

Micah, Ed and I did a lengthy cross-country hike out to a very remote log cabin high up in the ...
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“Mule Tack” Mine Cabin

“Mule Tack” Mine Cabin

This was a hard place to get to, mainly due to the long hike in. Knowing that we were in ...
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“Mystery” Stamp Mill

“Mystery” Stamp Mill

This remote stamp mill site was a great find. The mining district was formed in the 1880s and this was ...
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“Sandstone” Cabin

“Sandstone” Cabin

We stumbled across this remote cabin back in 2010. Like so many cabins I come across, I haven’t been able ...
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Beveridge

Beveridge

Beveridge… A legendary mine camp. Probably more than anything, because it is so difficult to reach. The trail is a ...
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Bodie Ghost Town

Bodie Ghost Town

Bodie might be the most intact remaining ghost town in the lower 48 states. It is preserved as a state ...
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Champion Spark Plug Mine

Champion Spark Plug Mine

The Champion Spark Plug mine is quite a place. The deposit was initially found in 1916 by a dentist, Dr ...
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Montague Mine Cabin

Montague Mine Cabin

Back in 2011, we took a rough 4wd trip up to the top of the Sweetwater mountains and the Montague ...
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Perseverance Mine

Perseverance Mine

Back in 2006, we met up with a few old friends: Wild Bill, Lewis, Cat, Micah, Snow Nymph, Desert Mouse, Dan, Brian and ...
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Silver Canyon Cabin

Silver Canyon Cabin

In summer of 2014 and at the end of an exploring trip in the White Mountains of eastern California, we ...
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Trepier Mine

Trepier Mine

Prospector Victor Trepier found gold in the Inyo mountains in 1894. He worked his claim on a small basis and ...
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White Mountain City Ridge Cabin

White Mountain City Ridge Cabin

One day in late 2010, Ed and I decided to hike to some old mine sites above White Mountain City ...
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White Mountains Wickiup

White Mountains Wickiup

I had heard about a wickiup, high in the White Mountains, a while back and thought it would be an interesting ...
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