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Old Swede Mine (Joshua Tree National Park) - Death Valley Jim - Guide to the Mojave Desert, Death Valley, Joshua Tree
I learned of the Old Swede Mine just as the summer heat began to explode in and around Joshua Tree’s Pinto Basin. For whatever reason the summer wasn’t kind to me this year, keeping me from pursuing extensive hikes and staying closer to established roads. Maybe I’m getting older, or maybe it was just a …