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  

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

Other Articles: Tonopah & Tidewater: Tecopa

Locations: Tecopa.  



Other Articles: Furnace Creek Road: 30000  

  • 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.  

Emigrant Pass

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

Full Size Image
Kingston Range as seen in late afternoon from Emigrant Pass.

Other Articles: Mesquite Valley Road: 60000  

  • 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 Image Field trip stop in Pahrump Valley    

Full Size Image
View of Pahrump Valley, looking northwest.

Other Articles: Stump Spring Road: 30000 Full 
Size Image Spiny Menodora (Menodora spinescens) near Stump Spring  

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

Other Articles: NV Highway 160: 30000  

  • Nevada Highway 160, northwest to Pahrump, southeast to Las Vegas.
If you have a question or a comment you may write to me at: tas4@schweich.com I sometimes post interesting questions in my FAQ, but I never disclose your full name or address.  

[Home Page]

Date and time this article was prepared: 11/3/2014 8:39:52 AM