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"Ghost towns" Other Points of Interest Tip by goingsolo

  Death Valley National Park
by goingsolo

Several ghost towns remain in and around Death Valley. Most still contain remnant of old buildings and mining operations, which were the purpose of these towns original existence.

Of these towns Rhyolite is one of the only ones that can be reached by a paved road. It is located just west of Beatty. Panamint City, whose ruins are part of Death Valley National Park, is accessible by a five mile hike from the ghost town of Ballarat. Leadville is located on the Titus Canyon road, which is a 4X4 path only.

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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