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Profiles in Mojave Desert History
Burro SchmidtBurro Schmidt Tunnel, California Mojave Desert
Photos of Burro Schmidt Tunnel between Randsburg and Redrock Canyon.
Burro Schmidt Cabin, California Mojave Desert
Photos of Burro Schmidt Cabin and Tunnel between Randsburg and Redrock Canyon.
El Paso Mountains
North Mojave Desert: El Paso Mountains. Burro Schmidt Tunnel. William "Burro" Schmidt spent 38 years digging through Copper Mountain in the El Paso range.
Desert Gold Mines
In 1907 Bert Shively's burro decided he'd had it and went to get himself . ... William "Burro" Schmidt spent 38 years digging through Copper Mountain in .
Miscellaneous El Paso District Mines
The Copper Basin group was composed of 26 claims formerly owned by William “ Burro” Schmidt who had single-handedly dug a tunnel 1,872 feet long to ...
William "Burro" Schmidt spent 38 years digging through Copper Mountain in the .. . External links: Maturango Museum Cultural history, natural history and ...
Last Chance Canyon
... the gold fields in northern California were pretty much picked over. This was the canyon Burro Schmidt worked so hard to avoid by digging his famed "shortcut .