Mojave Underground is excited for a fun year of exploration in 2013! To help get you pumped, we've made this promotional video to recap the last couple years of exploring around the western US. Hope to see you underground soon!
The Mojave Underground team pull two 100 year old ore buckets out of an abandoned mine shaft. Stuart rappels the shaft and rides the buckets back out while Miah, Crystal, Jeff, and Noelle run the surface operation.
Mojave Underground has been hard at work placing new ties and re timbering inside the Ophir Hill Mine. Outside rail work is done, and re timbering near the Wildcat switch is nearing completion.
Mojave Underground visits mines around Jacob City, including the famous Hidden Treasure mine.
Mojave Underground explores an unknown mine in the Oquirr District, Utah. Discovered was an Eimco 12B Overshot Mucker, two slushers, several ore cars, and various other equipment.
Published on Apr 6, 2013 Join us as we explore around the Dugway Range here in Utah. We'll visit the Four Metals Mine, Bertha Mine, Kellys Hole, and the Dugway Smelter
Many a traveler and passer-by have gazed upon the decaying remains of the Tintic Standard Reduction Mill, nestled high on Warm Spring Mountain just outside of Goshen, UT. The mill operated from 1920 to 1925 when the Augustin process technology became outdated. The mill took on ore from a single mine located 11 miles away, the Tintic Standard Mine