The company labs. If you can believe it, this area is even more destroyed today.
In its later years, metal was welded over every door and window on the ground floor.
In front of the mine building the ground has opened up, showing a one-subterranean hallway. Locals seem to be using the dangerous hole as a trash dump.
From the summer a bunch of Australians visited Minnesota.
I love the ghost sign across these two elevators, originally built as Superior Elevator. It’s looking pretty rough.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
Iron becoming dirt becoming birches.
The last of four radar domes on the base.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”