Silverton, Colorado – Guided Mine Tours
Go "on shift" and see the earth from inside out. Fun for the Entire Family!
Tour Length: 11:00am-1:30pm (2.5 Hours)
This one hour guided tour via tram and easy walking takes you a 1/3 of a mile into Galena Mountain at 10,000 feet above sea level, where you will follow the vein and learn how hard rock mining was done. Your experienced “miner guide” will demonstrate authentic mining equipment used back in mining’s heyday!
Want to add a Lunch? $17.50 each. Box Lunch includes: Large sandwich, potato chips, candy bar, bottled water, and a souvenir “string backpack”. Sandwich choices are: Ham, roast beef, turkey or vegetarian.
This tour can also be combined with a scenic train ride. Click here for more information about our train ride package.
For the full San Juan Backcountry experience, we recommend our total package which allows you to add a round trip train ride and an overnight stay to any of our offerings! Please call for details.
We ride rain or shine, making it a part of the Colorado experience.
Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to your reservation time and date or you will forfeit any fees already paid. If you cancel anytime before the 48 hours prior to your reservation, you will be charged a 10% booking fee.
All taxes included.
Prices and times subject to change without notice.