Circle of Friends:
San Rafael Swell
If you like to view interesting items for the past this is for you. This old drilling
and/or pumping derrick was constructed and powered by an old automobile.
Exploring the Past
Old Drilling Derrick is part of the "Circle of
Friends" program. Members of the "Circle of
Friends" have access to more specific information, explicit route
information, GPS waypoints, trailhead location and detailed maps. If you would like more information on joining the "Circle of Friends" visit the sign up page.
"Circle of Friends"
The Old Drilling Derrick is an interesting diversion for those looking to spend an hour or
so admiring some very creative construction and operation of machinery. The
derrick can be reached by 4x4 or a very easy hike. This is a fun diversion the entire family can enjoy.