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Interesting history, geology, mining history, nature, mine rescue, and more!

The mine is open with reservations and sometime accommodates visitors on a requested basis. There... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
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5 Oct 2015
“Interesting history, geology, mining history, nature, mine rescue, and more!”
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

The mine is open with reservations and sometime accommodates visitors on a requested basis. There is an underground classroom to cover topics like mine surveying, geologic mapping, geology, rock fragmentation, safety, mining techniques and history, blasting, and lots more. They also do mine rescue classes...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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