20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
A dune buggy version of the VW Bug sits in the sunny Death Valley desert.

Ballarat mine, a long-ago abandoned mine in Death Valley, was littered with old relic cars and trucks. This one, despite being up on jackstands, looked ready to tackle the desert sand once more.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Ballarat Mine, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Maciej Hatta