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Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour

95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
+1 970-325-0220
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Great experience for kids and adults.

We visited on a cool rainy fall day and it was warmer in the mine than outside. A great blast from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
NGWest
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Grand Junction, CO
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Very nice tour of a mine in the Ouray/Ridgway area.

Enjoyed about a 45 minute tour of a mine near Ouray. You travel about 1500 feet in a level mine... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
BobHopper
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Papillion, Nebraska
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Strike up your Adventure! The Bachelor-Syracuse Mine Tour walks you 1,500 feet horizontally into Gold Hill, rich in gold, silver, and other precious metals. Guests are at all times accompanied by a thoroughly trained guide who has first-hand experience working the mine. The guides are prepared to answer questions and eager to share the legend and lore of the mine. While you're here enjoy our Miners Breakfast!
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  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pan for gold” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a cool rainy fall day and it was warmer in the mine than outside. A great blast from the past tour and Jerry, our tour guide was wonderful! Kids loved it!

Thank NGWest
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed about a 45 minute tour of a mine near Ouray. You travel about 1500 feet in a level mine shaft. Tour guide gives demonstrations and visuals of actual hard rock mining technics.

Thank BobHopper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found that our 1-hour tour with Dave, out tour guide, was extremely informative! It have me a much clearer picture of what mining was like from the late 1800's 1988! He was entertaining with his little side stories! 😁

Thank Nancy A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very interesting tour. By walking into the mine versus riding a mine cart you get the authentic feeling just like the miners did back in the day! Our guide was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor. I highly recommend this tour

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and our very friendly guide, Jason was amusing and informative. We enjoyed breakfast first and then walked back into the mine. Very cool temp about 55 degrees year round.

1  Thank Terri H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the tour with Joe Morris, our guide, who shared so much about mining life of the times. With his excellent explanations and descriptions in the mine itself (we walked in 1,500 feet), we got a real sense of what a miner's and a...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have lived in the area for 16 years and this was my first tour in the mine. It's pretty neat for all ages. Dave and his wife are welcoming and knowledgeable.

Thank Kiplynn S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

In town with two young kids and decided to check out a real mine. James our guide was very knowlegable and kept the kids entertained the whole time. Well worth the trip and they even had gold panning which every kid loves. Can't wait to...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We took the mine tour with David it was fun and very interesting. You go 1500 feet back into the mountain and see how the miners did it in the old days. The guided tour is about a hour long, the walk is easy and...More

Thank Billy P
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We walked down the shaft of a silver mine on the outskirts of Ouray, Colorado. Our guide, Joe, gave us a lot of information about how silver was mined in the late 1800s. It was fun and we learned how seriously difficult life was back...More

Thank Joan L
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