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Keane Wonder Mine

The Daylight Pass Cutoff Road, Death Valley Junction, CA
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Historic mine... If you can get to it!

A few years ago the national park service closed mine to the mine due to "safety concerns". Sounds... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2013
Henry Z
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Edmonds, Washington
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Keane Wonder Mine, Death Valley

back in its day, this mine produced a lot of gold ore.... but the ore is at the top of the cliff... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2013
Janet W
,
Ridgecrest, California
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This prime gold mine is one of the first in the area.
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30 Nov 2013
“Historic mine... If you can get to it!”
13 Jan 2013
“Keane Wonder Mine, Death Valley”
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The Daylight Pass Cutoff Road, Death Valley Junction, CA
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Reviewed 30 November 2013

A few years ago the national park service closed mine to the mine due to "safety concerns". Sounds like a load of mumbo jumbo to me! Most likely the park service was worried about damage from overuse, as it was one of the prime attractions...More

3  Thank Henry Z
Reviewed 13 January 2013

back in its day, this mine produced a lot of gold ore.... but the ore is at the top of the cliff, and the amazing cable and bucket system to get it down from there is still in good shape. However, there are hazards that...More

4  Thank Janet W
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