The Remnants Of This 19th-Century Mining Camp In Nevada Are Intriguing And You’ll Want To Explore Them

Nevada is full of dilapidated old mining camps that were abandoned decades ago to succumb to the effects of time. However, the particular ex-mining town featured below may just be one of the most fascinating. Full of century-old structures and even rusted old mining equipment, it’s easy to picture the town’s residents just getting up to leave one day and never coming back. History enthusiasts should definitely give this place a visit, but really, this is a fascinating destination that is capable of mesmerizing anyone. Take a look:

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Have you visited this old mining camp before? What’s your favorite abandoned spot in Nevada? Let us know in the comments! For more places like this one, be sure to check out This Road Trip To Nevada’s Most Abandoned Places.