Sunday, October 20, 2013

Calico Ghost Town


April and I visit Calico Ghost Town during Halloween. Calico is a ghost town and former mining town in San Bernardino CountyCaliforniaUnited States. Located in the Calico Mountainsof the Mojave Desert region of Southern California, it was founded in 1881 as a silver mining town, and today has been converted into a county park. Located off Interstate 15, it lies 3 miles (4.8 km) from Barstow and 3 miles from YermoGiant letters spelling CALICO can be seen on the Calico Peaks behind the ghost town from the freeway.