Near Boron in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Twenty Mule Team
Location. 35° 1.758′ N, 117° 41.252′ W. Marker is near Boron, California, in Kern County. Marker can be reached from Suckow Road north of Kern County Korean War Memorial Highway (California Route 58). Touch for map. Suckow Road is found inside the US Borax plant. The plant is at the end of Borax Road. There is an admission fee, payable at the Entrance Gate, for the Visitors Center where the Twenty Mule Team is located. Marker is in this post office area: Boron CA 93516, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. HL-10 (approx. 12.6 miles away); 20-Mule Team Trail (approx. 13 miles away); First Flight to Break the Sound Barrier (approx. 14.1 miles away).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. A marker at the Terminus in Mojave and a marker in Death Valley
Also see . . .
1. History of Borax Mining in California. (Submitted on December 13, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. 20-Mule Borax Teams. An article by Joe Zentner titled On The Move In Death Valley (Submitted on December 16, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 560 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 12, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.