Mid Silva Creek Terrace
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Mid Silva Creek Terrace


Mid Silva Creek Terrace
11 bedrock mortars
Elevation 1101 ft.

Thanks to Joel for discovering this beautiful, protected site.

Looking down on the site with Los Vaqueros Reservoir in the background. Beyond the hills of the Vasco lies the San Joaquin Valley and the Sierra Nevada.


Looking into the site.


The mortars are strung out on a terrace along the creek.


A pair of mortars.


This mortar had all but disappeared.


A nice example of a bell-shaped mortar.


We believe the trinomial for this site is CA-CCO-568.

Photographs by Bob Bardell