Plotting Up the Pass-(C)SUSBTREET.org Preparing to drive up the narrow road into Picayune Gulch, which was barely wide enough for my SUV. Similar Images ...based on the tags: dirt-roads, mountains, snow, we-can-do-this... Looking at the side of the Superior Elevator from the tracks that feed the Western. Note the old flagpole. A building that burned near the Kam seems to have been a warehouse or stockhouse. Like a grave marker, a single post remembers where Dock 3 stood on the bay. Looking down the Gilman-Belden tram. Looking out of one of the biggest houses in Animas Forks toward the rest of the residential district. It is hard to imagine the life the people here lived, for those that stayed the winter. This peak is a little over 7,000 feet high and is a popular hiking spot. As a bulky Minnesotan who is better built for an arctic expedition, I stuck to the mesa. The gear seems to have fallen the height of the power station and shattered. I wonder what it sounded like… In the background you can see the crane, which would in the weeks to follow bring all you see here to the ground. The Duncan House overlooks the Columbus Mill (left) and the Gold Prince Mill ruins (not picture, but to the right). Note the Columbus Mine itself above the mill.