The Nevada State Mining Championships

The Nevada State Mining Championships are held every Memorial Day Weekend over Jim Butler Days in Tonopah, Nevada. This is the story of how the hard task of drilling became an entertainment and competitive event!
The Haunted Mizpah Hotel
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Tonopah, Nevada: The Town That’s So In-Clined

To be a member of the Historic Hotels of America, you have to meet a few criteria. You have to be at least 50 years old. You must “have been designated by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior as a National Historic Landmark or listed in or eligible…
Tonopah Star Trails
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Away from the big city lights of Las Vegas and Reno, Tonopah, Nevada has the unique distinction of having one of the darkest nighttime skies in the country. Take advantage of this rare opportunity where the brightest lights around are what…