Devil's Throat Sink Hole
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mojave_rattler
N 36° 25.650 W 114° 08.945
11S E 755583 N 4035143
Quick Description: Just over 30 miles south of Mesquite, Nevada. The last 9 miles are on a good gravel road with a few soft spots. Most vehicles should not have much trouble.This area is very remote tell someone were you are going. Take plenty of water with you.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 1/20/2009 1:48:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM5M05
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member the federation
Views: 45

Long Description:
Devil's Throat is a large sinkhole that began developing only within the last twenty to twenty-five years or so. It is found in the middle of a flat basin southwest of the Whitney Pocket area. Sinkholes are more common in wetter parts of the country. Some believe that nearby Lake Mead may be playing a role in the development of this sinkhole. It is about 100 feet deep. The bottom of the hole is dry. The edge is fenced off to prevent people from trying to enter the hole.

If you know anything else about this sinkhole please e-mail me with the information so I can update this listing.
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