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Last Chance Canyon
The canyon near Cudahy Camp
|Nearest city||Johannesburg, California|
|Area||70,528 acres (28,542 ha)|
|NRHP reference No.||72000225|
|Added to NRHP||December 5, 1972|
Last Chance Canyon is a canyon in the El Paso Mountains near Johannesburg, California. The canyon runs from Saltdale in the south to Black Mountain in the north; part of it lies within Red Rock Canyon State Park. The canyon includes a variety of archaeological sites, including pictographs, villages, rock shelters, mills, and quarries. Historic sites such as gold mining camps are also located in the canyon.
The canyon was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 5, 1972.
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