I took a ride down to Whitney, now a ghost town
This is the sawmill on the south end of town. You can see an old rail car on the right.
This is the sumpter valley RR engine at sumpter, ready for the return trip.
A one cyl. engine and pump
Another view of the engine
The best mill still standing in the area
This is the side of the same mill
Inside look at the power plant
The hammer mill at the same place
One of the sites we went to
This where their equipment was for this mill.
This cabin was still in use when i first saw it, in the 60's.
Same cabin with me i the picture.
Lots of mines in this area. Most look like this.
Others are open like this one
Some of the old equipment still about
A look down into another open mine
My dad owned part of this mine at one time
This is the door frame of the previous cabin
You get great views from vinegar hill
Another view from the ride on vinegar hill
A look at the road we will be taking down. You can still see some snow in july.
Looking down onto Greenhorn
On the top, with lots of wild flowers and me in the background
Some more metal
Another mine. This one has a dam in it to collect water
The jail is in canyon city. But i saw it when it was still in Greenhorn