The Crystal Mine gets its name from the crystals that were mined here. During World War II crystals were needed in abundance for use in two-way radios. Dynamite was used to blast the hillside and bring...[more]
To access from Bordertown side:
To access at Verdi:
Note: The Crystal Mine can also be accessed on foot from Lookout Campground. You will find a well-marked hiking trail to the north of the day use area. This trail will take you all the way to the Crystal Mine.
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