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Old 07-29-2014, 07:26 AM   #21
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Re: Cerro Gordo mines and ghost town in Keeler California vi

I love Cerro Gordo. I used to go up there quite a bit with my Toyota 4x4. Back then, a couple owned it and they were quite open to tours. One of my most vivid memories is the punched tin ceiling inside the main house.

As a group we'd go to Cerro Gordo on our first day and then camp at Mahogany Flat inside DVNM (it was a monument back then...aging myself here ). The second day we'd head up to Clair Camp outside of Ballarat. Back then a guy who called himself "Frenchie" held the claim (or so he said). His biggest treat was when someone would gift him a package of real toilet paper In those days getting to Clair Camp required a pretty steep acent over a (dry) waterfall. Consequently, the return trip consisted of going back was lots of fun.

Thanks for sharing the pics!

Build in planning stages - SMB-West or UJOR 4x4, V-10, Pueblo Gold, lots of other stuff...
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