Hard Rock Mining Tour: October
Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (MDT)
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT BEGINS SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
Hard Rock Mining Tour
Saturday, October 4th, 10:30am-1:30pm
For 100 years, mining was a leading industry in Boulder County. Explore the towns, tools, and stories of the men and women who mined these hillsides as we visit historic mining sites. The tour is free and open to ages 10 and up. Please wear clothing and footwear suitable for a moderate hike on uneven ground that may reach elevations abover 8500 feet. Space is limited.
This tour involves visiting historic mining sites. Due to their nature and history, these sites may contain soil and water contaminated by heavy metals.