Eastern Mojave Vegetation Old Spanish Trail Road - Eastern Mojave Desert  
 

Tom Schweich  

Home Page  Old Spanish Trail Road approximates the former Old Spanish Trail from Tecopa, past Resting Spring, over Emigrant Pass, and then into Pahrump valley, passing near Stump Spring.

Other articles: California Highway 127 20000  

Junction:
  • California Highway 127, south to Baker and U. S. Interstate 15, and north to Death Valley Junction

Other articles: Tonopah & Tidewater Tecopa

Locations: Tecopa.  

Tecopa

 

Other articles: Furnace Creek Road 30000  

Junction:
  • Furnace Creek Road, north past Tecopa Hot Springs and Grimshaw Lake, to CA Highway 127.

Other articles: FAQ Old Spanish Trail

Locations: Resting Spring.  

Resting Springs

Resting Springs was an important stop on the Old Spanish Trail.

Other articles: FAQ Old Spanish Trail

Locations: Emigrant Pass. Kingston Range.
Full Size ImageKingston Range as seen in late afternoon from Emigrant Pass.  

Emigrant Pass

The tracks of the Old Spanish Trail can still be seen here.

Other articles: Mesquite Valley Road 60000  

Junction:
  • Mesquite Valley Road, back to the southwest to Tule Spring.
  Pahrump Valley

Other articles: Black Butte Road 10000  

Junction: Black Butte Road
  California above
Nevada below

Full Size ImageField trip stop in Pahrump Valley
Full Size ImageView of Pahrump Valley, looking northwest.  
 

Other articles: Stump Spring Road 30000
Full Size ImageSpiny Menodora (Menodora spinescens) near Stump Spring  

Junction:
  • Stump Spring Road, southeast past Stump Spring to Sandy Valley.

Other articles: NV Highway 160 30000  

Junction:
  • Nevada Highway 160, northwest to Pahrump, southeast to Las Vegas.
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Date and time this article was prepared: 11/26/2014 9:28:34 AM