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Re: Ghost Town for sale

Posted: Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:23 pm
by Aedwards27
Candace_66 wrote:
Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:22 pm
I just saw this and replied over on . And here I'll ask the same question I asked there! :biggrin:

"...Hike to the Saddle - one of the only places on earth that you can see both the nation's highest peak in Mt. Whitney and the deepest valley in Death Valley..."

I'm not sure which saddle they're talking about, but clearly something close to Cerro Gordo. Can you actually see Death Valley from there?
Kind of confusing, isn't it? I mean, you can see land inside of the park boundary, but the actual salt pan wouldn't be visible due to the Panamints/Argus blocking the view.

Of course I could be completely wrong.

Re: Ghost Town for sale

Posted: Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:17 pm
by jacknv7
Reports coming in that some of the buildings at Cerro Gordo burned down last night...

"The American Hotel, Crapo House and ice house in Cerro Gordo burned down early this morning. Some of the owners and long time caretaker Robert were onsite and prevented the Gordon House from burning as well. Fortunately there were no injuries. The investigation is just starting but it sounds like an electrical fire was the cause." ... 654723578/