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Edgar Mine

365 8th Ave

Idaho Springs, CO 80452

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EREP Edgar Mine Day 2019 for Colorado School of Mines First Year Undergraduate Students

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Edgar Mine Tour 2019

Earth Resources and Environmental Programs (EREP) invites all Colorado School of Mines First Year Undergraduate Students to learn about the programs in EREP and to take a tour of the Edgar Mine in Idaho Springs.

Discover how the EREP Departments are helping make the world a better place where earth, energy, and environment are wisely managed. Food, drinks, and transportation will be provided and are free to participants.

If there is space available, student's parents and siblings over 15 years of age can join in on the fun! Please send an email with your parent's names and emails to Mining@Mines.edu. If space permits, participants will be notified a week prior to the event.

Mine Tour Date: Saturday, October 26th.

Join us for underground presentations from all six EREP divisions:

  • Mining Engineering
  • Geology & Geological Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Geophysics
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Colorado Geological Survey

Tour Schedule:

Group A: Depart campus at 9:00 AM and return by 11:30 AM

Group B: Depart campus at 10:30 AM and return by 1:00 PM

Edgar Mine Pro-Tips:

  • Free shuttles will depart from the corner of 17th and Elm Street, right next to the Mines Student Rec Center .
  • There is no parking at the Edgar Mine. All registered participants must ride the shuttle. Don't worry - it's FREE!
  • Participants MUST wear closed toe shoes. Children (15 years of age and older) are welcome as long as they are accompanied by a parent.
  • FREE FOOD! Breakfast and snacks will be provided.
  • All participants will receive FREE GIFTS!
  • Please do not wear shorts. Bring a jacket and wear long sleeves. While it might be warm at the mine entrance, inside the mine is a chilly 55 degrees. Be prepared and dress accordingly.
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