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Lost Horse Mine, Joshua Tree National Park

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  • This definitely wasn't my favorite hike, it was long, dusty and not much to look at until you get to the mine. If your looking for scenery, I would suggest skipping this hike. 
  • I'll be the first to say I'm out of shape. Could stand to lose about 100 lbs and have a BMI of 4000 or so but I can still run 1/4 mile carrying 25lbs of gear for work so I'm not totally dead yet. I ha...  more »
  • The Ballad is nice, we see beautiful views. However it is a bit long (under the Sun), so we must think to take water! Then we arrive at a former mine whose history is interesting. However, it is screened so it is a shame...
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  • Such a great hike but very hot!!! Bring lots of water and some snacks. It's a great place to explore once you get there but there is absolutely zero shade the entire time.
  • A very nice hike that culminates with an old-timey gold mine.
  • This was a fun hike. Arrive early because parking is very limited.
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