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Cool Cold War Base

Went here with a group of Cub Scouts and hiked around. There is not a ton of things to look at and... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2016
dbartoletti
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Cold War Relic ...

It's great fun to discover this pretty hidden out of the way site and then get to explore the area... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2015
David B L
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Los Angeles, California
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Nov 23, 2018
“Cold War Central”
Jun 18, 2018
“Tour A Piece of Cold War Classified History”
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Back in the 60s when Russia was perceived as America's biggest threat, this place and others like it in other places in the US, are reminders of a missile war whose time never happened. Can park at the base and walk up to the site....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Ever climb on top of a missile silo? The Nike missiles have long since been removed, but it is still cool to come here with kids or maybe take a date on a hike. Either way, you can bring a picnic as there are tables...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jason W
Reviewed March 9, 2017

San Vicente was an ideal location for NIKE missile radar. On a peak 1,950 feet above sea level, it provides vision in all directions. A NIKE-HERCULES missile with nuclear warhead on display with steps to climb on top. Great views!!! This site is a perfect...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Went here with a group of Cub Scouts and hiked around. There is not a ton of things to look at and read about - like in a museum. This is mostly an open area in the mountains with a few signs and a couple...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed December 16, 2015

It's great fun to discover this pretty hidden out of the way site and then get to explore the area itself and around it. We drove up but there are also hiking trails that get you there through the hillsides. Nice views up top and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank David B L
Reviewed April 28, 2015

One can hike but We went all the way by Car. One could do small hike to the site. Nice to find Picnic Benches and clean Bathrooms up there. Tower (Observation) has about 60 Steps and is worth the climb. Children will enjoy it also....More

Date of experience: April 2015
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