This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is.
In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.
Prize Mine has been the victim of erosion. Its north wall is pushed in by rockfall and its south side is far from ground level.
A row of security lights line the roof of the power station.
One evening I spent an hour lighting tea candles through the tunnels below the elevator. It was a magical transformation.
The Brown Hotel still stands, but has recently gone out of business again. One of the nice things about historic buildings in New Mexico, though, is things tend to stay around a lot longer than if they were subjected to lots of rain and snow. It will probably be reopened eventually.
This tunnel goes to the adit over the Eagle River Mills. I bet those carts go fast down here!
Looking through Workhouse A from the top of a silo.
A bedroom, from the basement. The Dog Days are Over.