Nipton, California: Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

Halfway across the Mojave Desert, you can buy gas, watch animatronic miners, and marvel at a fancy urinal.

65845 Cima Rd, Nipton, CA
Cima Shell station, Cima Rd and I-15, SE off exit.
May 2022: Robots MIA, out for repair? Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Robot miners gone!

Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

Robot Gold Miners are gone on 5/20/2022.

[Rochelle Riordan, 05/22/2022]

And yet their crowd control fence and decorative boulders remain intact. There is a water feature in the display, where the robots cheerily panned for gold, so California's historic drought isn't helping. Let's hope the miners are being retooled and will return!

Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

The date shakes alone are worth the stop. A large selection of hot sauces, unique sodas, chocolates, jerky, and loads of nostalgic candy.

[Daniel, 08/29/2021]
Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

This is no longer there, looks like a burned building.

[Donna and Bill Blum, 07/17/2021]

Robot miners.

Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

Cute! Right off the freeway, worth a stop for the kids.

[Mary, 04/28/2020]
Robot Gold Miners, Majestic Urinal

As of 1/6/2020, they do not move.

[Anna, 01/21/2020]

Maybe a robot repair team will pass through in the Spring. In early 2019, the taped messages still played, and the main gold panning miner moved his lower jaw.

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