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Hike Wall Street Mill – Barker Dam Loop           

Date/Time: Saturday, October 11, 8 am - Afternoon
Meet at: Joshua Tree Visitor Center
Fee: $50 JTNPA/PINE member $60 non member
Instructor: Chris Metzger, Educator and Desert Historian
Hike Level: Moderate

Hike Wall Street Mill to Barker Dam Loop:  Put on sturdy walking shoes and prepare to explore Wall Street Mill to the Barker Dam area.  Bill Keyes owned the Wall Street Mill, which he used to process ore from the Desert Queen Mine.  The mill lies in a picturesque area on the edge of the Wonderland of Rocks.  Join Chris Metzger in discovering the mill and its history, including the gunfight between Bill Keyes and Worth Bagley, which will be discussed in detail.  The hike will continue through the Wonderland to Barker Dam.

Download the course outline:  Hike Wall Street Mill to Barker Dam Outline – Sp 2015(approved)

Please review this pdf package that contains pertinent information about your class, the Joshua Tree National Park, camping reservations and lodging in the area around the park:  enrollment attachments.

 

If you are a member of JTNPA/PINE you will get a $10 discount off every Desert Institute class. If you are not a member you can become one here.

Please take the time to review our General Class Information and Fitness Levels before registering.

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