Sierra Silver Mine Tour
|Dates:||June 16, 2018 Other Dates|
|Meets:||Sa from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
There is only one opening remaining at this time.
Join us as we tour the world famous Sierra Silver Mine in Wallace, Idaho. You will experience the actual methods of hard rock mining in the richest silver district on earth. Your hour plus underground tour will be led by a retired miner. Be sure and bring your camera and a light jacket as the average mine temperature is about 50 degrees. In addition to the mine, you will have the opportunity to visit other sites in Wallace including the Northern Pacific Railroad Museum, Wallace District Mining Museum or the Oasis Bordello Museum. This full day trip includes transportation, entrance to the silver mine, and the book Mining Town, a 179 page book of photos and text describing this rich mining area. Lunch and other local points of interest are on your own. Limited enrollment. Registration deadline 6/6.