Explore Historic Mining Operations

Colorado's history is rich with people who were trying to get rich. Exploring the remains of their mining equipment is fascinating.

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Colorado’s history is rich with people who were trying to get rich. Find the remnants of their equipment on remote trails, and imagine the lives they may have led. Or take a tour of the Country Boy Mine, an authentic gold mine.

 

 

Striking it Rich in Summit

Washington Mine

Abandoned gold and silver mining equipment is preserved all over the county.

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