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Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine

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Nice trails around but not so much I was able to see of the mining

There are some remains of the old mine but I was expecting a more walkable area, as that had been a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
matwen2016
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Wurselen, Germany
Interesting Visit to Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine - Descanso, CA

We visited the site of the Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine. There is a tiny museum there that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mini33
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Fremont, California
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6 days ago
“Nice trails around but not so much I was able to see of the mining”
3 weeks ago
“Interesting Visit to Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine - Descanso, CA”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Descanso, CA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are some remains of the old mine but I was expecting a more walkable area, as that had been a sizeable mine once. We instead used our time to go for the trails at the Lake Cuyamaca near by. Even on the weekend we...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the site of the Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine. There is a tiny museum there that describes the mien and people involved. There are also hiking trails.

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

The Stonewall Jackson Gold Mine was discovered in the latter part of the 19th century. Over the years, hard rock miners extracted over $3 million in gold from the mine. One owner extracted tens of thousands from the tailings from previous mining efforts. Many owners...More

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