St. Francis Dam-Ruins of Collapsed Dam, Santa Clarita

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  • Devastation, flooding, death, and debris. Hubris, pride, and ego led to the construction of a large dam without investigating the stability of the canyon wall. Debris and remnants of the dam remain in...  more »
  • Crazy more People don’t know this damn disaster. It is rather hard to spot along the roadside but it’s well worth the effort a bit of a hike and you will appreciate once was a giant damn and reservoir  more »
  • On many a Boy Scout camping trip during the drive up San Francisquito canyon Road you could see a large center section of the dam still standing. But as of about 20 years ago when I drove up there I c...  more »

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