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Old 06-30-2011, 11:53 AM
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Thanks Matt, I think Carolyn and I are going to head back up there and do some exploring...going to try and find that tramway...
You can get to the Tram from McClullen Mt. Though it will probably be July sometime before you can get to the top of McClullen. The Tram is due east on the ridge from McClullen.
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Thanks Matt, I think Carolyn and I are going to head back up there and do some exploring...going to try and find that tramway...
Great! From the looks of the snow, probably won't be able to get up there until mid-late July by my guess. Also look for the Santiago Mine when you're up there.

To get to the tramway, Jacki and I drove up and parked on the ridge on the west side of Ganley Mountain. From there you hike E/NE past points 12455 and 12491 along the ridge and you'll get there:


For anyone who's interested, this is what it looks like from the top of Argentine Pass looking over into Peru Creek basin towards Montezuma. Notice there is a shelf, but it's really only wide enough for a bicycle.


This is from my 2009 Argentine Exploration Thread
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Matt, could you post up some details of the run? I would like to hear what you found and what needs work. Thanks.
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Sorry for the Delay....

Again great time as always with everyone!

Checking out a side road near the start of the trail. Goes to a campsite above Levenworth. Lost of trash at that site.

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At the trail head on Sunday.
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Ranger Martin
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Updating the signs.
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Along the old rail road grade.
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Dean showed up for the run.
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Aspens.
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Treeroot.
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Updating the last sign.
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Old 07-02-2011, 10:03 AM
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Enjoying the trail and good company.
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Theres a few springs on this section of trail and the water has taken over the trail for a good portion. Possibly us a coulvert here?
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Some fine rigs!
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Old 07-02-2011, 10:10 AM
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This is a side road a litle past the last sign. Matt cloased the road off here last year but ATVrs are still going around.
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Another section where ATVrs went off trail.
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Should be in bloom come July.
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Matt trying to break trail to Santiago Mine. As far as we could get this trip.
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Matt heading to waldorf for Lunch.
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Old 07-02-2011, 10:17 AM
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Looking towards Waldorf and Argentine Pass.
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Treeroot.
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Think it might be a good idea to get some carsonite signs around the marsh area of Waldorf. Looks like people have been driving in it.
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Still lots of Snow!
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Old 07-02-2011, 10:23 AM
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Maybe next time we can get over to this miners cabin. Been eyeb balling it for years...
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Views of Argentine Pass from the town site of Waldorf.
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Ige.
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Nick and Matt.
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Old 07-02-2011, 11:14 AM
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Dan crossing Levenworth.
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Dan and Matt.
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Levenworth Creek is flowing, and theres still a bit of snow to melt off...
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Dean.
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