The left cave is the largest of the three, and shows the most evidence of expansion.
There’s concrete under that dirt… under that water… somewhere.
Checking out the neighbors. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005.
Would you wait and risk getting flooded out, or intentionally get minor burns?
These concrete blocks were formed to be solid mounts for machinery. All the metal was scrapped in the late 1990s, leaving these modern ruins. Seagulls love them.
Looking from abandoned to active. The end of Dock 6 often has a crane and some shacks on it, as the chutes aren’t used anymore. Instead, conveyors are installed on the land-side of the dock that fill docked vessels, making the end of the dock little more than a breakwater and a place to park repair and recovery equipment.
Death. About two seconds after the explosives were triggered.