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by ETAV8R
Mon Nov 07, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Topic: Wild Rose Station 1970-71
Replies: 3
Views: 6262

I know this is an older thread but DV.net doesn't seem to get much traffic. I would like to know about these old desert survival techniques like finding water in desert as you noted above.
by ETAV8R
Mon Nov 07, 2011 7:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Albatross Plane Crash Site
Replies: 5
Views: 18335

What a great write up about this incident. I was told it was a CIA training flight with water landings in San Diego and then a return to their base in Nevada. Whatever the truth may be there are facts which stand out and either way it is a good story. The end could have been far worse. I wonder what...
by ETAV8R
Tue Apr 26, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Topic: Wild Rose Station 1970-71
Replies: 3
Views: 6262

What a neat story. We were just up that way on the way to Mahogany Flat Campground.
by ETAV8R
Sun Nov 07, 2010 12:22 pm
Forum: Death Valley Backcountry
Topic: Solo Racetrack Trip
Replies: 15
Views: 10550

This trip is doable. I was up there Halloween weekend. We drove in from Ubehebe and the road was your standard washboard. Leaving we went to Saline Valley via Lippincott and even that was pretty tame minus the rocky section on the way down to the National Monument sign and some corner washouts. Lipp...