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Just 3 miles south of the orginal site is the village that has California Historical Marker No.441 site of Burned Wagons Point. In 1849 some Jayhawkers miners while trying to establish a shorter route, stopped here and burned what wagons they could spare to dry out some oxen meat to survive. They contiued on with what surviving animals they had. Stovepipe Wells Village has many amenities.
Stovepipe Wells Village
Death Valley, California 92328
Directions: Take I-15 North to Baker, California.
Take Highway 127 North to Shoshone.
At Shoshone continue straight to Death Valley Junction.
Turn left on Highway 190, following the signs straight to Death Valley National Park
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