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Ghost Towns & Mining Camps of Nevada

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Cook Bank in Rhyolite, NevadaAurora - Mineral County, a few remains and cemetery.

Austin - Lander County, many original buildings, current residents.

Belmont - Nye County, several buildings and ruins

Berlin-Union - Nye County, several buildings.

Bonnie Claire - Nye County, northeast of Scotty's Castle, significant ruins and mining remains.

Broken Hills - Mineral County, a few buildings and mining remains.

Candelaria - Mineral County, a few buildings and ruins.

Chloride City - Nye County, mining remains.

Dayton - Lyon County, several buildings, cemetery, current residents.

Death Valley Ghost Towns - Nye County - includes Bonnie Claire, Chloride City, Gold Bar, Bullfrog, Scotty's Castle, and many more.

Delamar - The Widow Maker - Lincoln County, mining camp, building and mining ruins, cemetery.

Eureka - Eureka County, a few buildings.

Fairview - Churchill County, a few building and mining remains.

Galena - Lander County, a very few remains

Genoa - Douglas County, several buildings and a cemetery.

Gold Hill - Storey County, a few buildings, mining remnants, cemetery, current residents.

Goldfield - Queen of the Mining Camps - Esmerelda County, mining camp, active town, many buildings, current county seat.

Gold Point - Waxing & Waning Through Time - Esmerelda County, mining camp, many remaining buildings.

Goodsprings, - Still Kicking the Desert Dust - Clark County, mining camp, many remaining buildings and current residents.

Hamilton - White Pine County, a few buildings, ruins, cemetery.

Ione - Nye County, several buildings. 

Johnnie - Nye County, a few buildings but on private property with no access.

Manhattan - Manhattan County, many remaining buildings, ruins, cemetery, current residents.

Midas - Elko County, several buildings, current residents.

National - Humboldt County, just a few buildings.

Nelson and Eldorado Canyon - Lawlessness on the Colorado River - Clark County, mining camp, many buildings throughout the canyon, mining remains, current residents.

Paradise Valley - Humboldt County, several buildings.

Pine Grove - Pine Grove County, a few buildings, mining remains.

Pioche - Lincoln County, many remaining buildings, mining remnants, current residents.

Pioneer - Nye County, a few mining remains.

Rhyolite - Nye County, mining camp, many original buildings.



Rochester - Pershing County, building and mining remnants.

Rockland - Lyon County, just a few scattered remains.

Scotty's Castle - Esmerelda County, Mansion and outbuildings

Searchlight - Clark County, mining camp, active town, a few original buildings and mining remnants.

Silver City - Lyon County, mining camp, a few buildings and mining remains, current residents.

Strozzi Ranch - Nye County, Old cabin, shacks, fencing

Sutro - Lyon County, few remaining buildings and mining remnants.

Tonopah - Nye County, active town, many original buildings.

Tuscarora - Elko County, several buildings, cemetery.

Tybo & the Plight of the Chinese - Nye County, mining camp, several buildings and mining remains, cemetery, charcoal kilns, current residents.

Unionville - Pershing County, several remaining buildings, cemetery.

Virginia City - Storey County, active town, numerous historic buildings.

Wadsworth - Washoe County, active town, several historic buildings.


 Hornsilver Townsite & Telephone Company

Hornsilver Townsite & Telephone Company, April, 2005, Amy Stark.

This image available for photographic prints and  downloads HERE!


Genoa, Nevada in 1890

Gold coins are said to be hidden in the hills near the

 ghost town of Genoa, Nevada, photo 1890.

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