Engine from power house
Site Visited 2012
Power house site
Curtis air compressor
The Silver Creek Mine is located in the Cle Elum Mining District of Kittitas County WA.
Most of the development work was done in the 1930's by W.A. Hoage of Tacoma owner of the Silver Creek Mining Company claims. The claim was then held by Phil Denny in the 1950's. The property originally consisted of seven adits, three lower and four upper. All but one of the adits are caved today, the remaining adit was gated sometime between 2006 and 2012.
The ruins of the mill, surface ore chute, and power house are located at the upper adit.
Silver Creek Mine
Surface ore chute