Weird California
Weird California
Weird California - By Joe Parzanese


Cottonwood Charcoal Kilns Map
Highway 395 13 Miles South of Lone Pine, 1 Mile East of 395

Lime Kilns of Big Sur Map
Limekiln State Park
Big Sur, California 93920

Olema Lime Kilns Map
Highway 1
Olema, California

Pogonip Lime Kilns and Rock Piles Map
Lime Kiln Trail
Santa Cruz, California 95060

UCSC Lime Kilns Map
936 Coolidge Drive
Santa Cruz, California 95064

Wildrose Charcoal Kilns Map
Charcoal Kiln Road
Death Valley, California 92328

Map All Addresses

Windrose Charcoal Kilns located above Death Valley
Windrose Charcoal Kilns located above Death Valley


Several historical kilns still stand throughout California, these varied and impressive structures often date back from the 19th century and were used to bring substances up to extremely high levels of heat for long periods of time.

At least five different sets of kilns still exist in California:

Cottonwood Charcoal Kilns Lime Kilns of Big Sur Santa Cruz Kilns, Rock Piles and Koi Pond Wildrose Charcoal Kilns

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