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by desert4wd
Tue Jun 12, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Topic: Unknown Mine near Darwin
Replies: 1
Views: 4661

Hi Richard, Got your email as well and have no direct info on this. The google earth - panoramio photos indicate the head-frame as the Ajax. I've seen it before but haven't visited. Without getting hooked on researching it all day (for a precise answer) - the general area was mined for lead-silver, ...
by desert4wd
Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:55 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Backus Peak, Spanish Needle, Meysan Lake Trail Hike
Replies: 6
Views: 5249

Thanks for posting your trip photos as usual Snow Nymph.
by desert4wd
Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beatty Pros and Cons
Replies: 20
Views: 16726

I'm with you RL. I'm a guy who doesn't exceed the speed limit, all the time. Driving a wind-catcher Jeep, not in a particular hurry and retired. Like DW, traveling all around Nevada, one just kind of gets used to seeing the speed limit signs when coming into town and doing what they say. I've been t...
by desert4wd
Sun May 18, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: DV's Newest Roadside Attraction
Replies: 11
Views: 7680

Hey.
It's simple.....It's a dry heat, so it just doesn't feel that hot. :twisted:
- Doug
by desert4wd
Sat Dec 08, 2007 1:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wyoming Mine (Panamint City)
Replies: 8
Views: 8134

Thanks for the pics. Someday I hope to get up there.
by desert4wd
Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CB Radio
Replies: 12
Views: 9183

OK Andy! KE6GMM

Actually I use whatever system everyone else is on when we start out, whether it's the CB, 2M or GMRS/FRS. If I was driving my brothers old Jeep, that could also include smoke signals. :idea:
by desert4wd
Fri Jul 27, 2007 5:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CB Radio
Replies: 12
Views: 9183

4 :cool:
by desert4wd
Fri Jun 01, 2007 9:47 am
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Star Wars in Death Valley photo collection
Replies: 22
Views: 33087

Terrific! I'm not really a big Star Wars fan, but I did see it five times when it came out :shock: . I like comparison photos of any kind. I try to do this sort of thing on occasion and usually it's not as easy as it might seem. Thanks for posting this again. Really cool.- Doug
by desert4wd
Wed May 09, 2007 2:13 pm
Forum: Photography Forum
Topic: Astronomy Pic of Day
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

This photo (the original) gets more intriguing the longer I look at it. For being a "wide angle" shot, the constellations look rather large. Sagittarius (just left of the brightest part of the Milky Way) and Pegasus (above the right part of the clouds on the left) for example. http://www.psr.desert4...
by desert4wd
Wed May 09, 2007 4:50 am
Forum: Photography Forum
Topic: Astronomy Pic of Day
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Thanks for the link. Great pic.
by desert4wd
Mon Mar 19, 2007 11:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Spring Fling, Dry Mtn, Lost Burro Mine, Jackass Mtn/Springs
Replies: 5
Views: 4854

When I saw the little pic of the Tree Full of Monkeys- I thought it was you guys until I saw the bigger picture.-lol. Double:shock: :shock: (Of course I didn't read the caption until after I enlarged the pic......hahahaha)
by desert4wd
Mon Mar 19, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Spring Fling, Dry Mtn, Lost Burro Mine, Jackass Mtn/Springs
Replies: 5
Views: 4854

Thanks for the Spring Fling pics and all the great trip reports!
- Doug
by desert4wd
Thu Feb 22, 2007 2:33 pm
Forum: Death Valley Environment
Topic: Pronghorn Sheep
Replies: 13
Views: 15649

<GRIN> Now I have something to think about when I'm going down that road..... :shock: great little story.
by desert4wd
Sat Feb 17, 2007 6:37 am
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Quiet
Replies: 31
Views: 14365

AndyR wrote:Don't even think of reducing the Speidie count......bucco!

Andy
Yeah, I think I remember the first time we met. I believe you introduced yourself and said "Are you going to eat those?" :twisted:
by desert4wd
Tue Feb 13, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: Upcoming Trips
Topic: The most fascinating place in the country...
Replies: 8
Views: 7058

Enjoy DVD, I'll be in the area for about four+ days the week before... yahoo.
:bounce: