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Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour

721 County Road 4, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5444
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WOW What A Lesson!!!

The Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour is a must when visiting Silverton! Take a journey into a mountain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
basketcow
via mobile
This Tour is a MUST in Silverton!

When someone recommended this tour we didn't know what to expect. We rode our OHV up and were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patti and Ed C
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Apache Junction, Arizona
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  • Average2%
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721 County Road 4, Silverton, CO 81433
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour is a must when visiting Silverton! Take a journey into a mountain to visit a mine and learn about mining! You will be able to pan for treasure and visit a shop full of history! We have been better...More

Thank basketcow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When someone recommended this tour we didn't know what to expect. We rode our OHV up and were totally blown away by this tour. You have to put on a rain jacket and helmet to ride the mine train down 1/3 mile into the mountain....More

Thank Patti and Ed C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good, authentic mine experience, with a former miner as the guide. I really appreciated that we were able to ride the rail car actually into the mine; it was much easier to experience just a bit of the hard conditions that miners endured. Dan,...More

Thank VATraveler5588
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had a great time on this tour and it was cool to learn about how the miners actually worked a vein. Definitely make sure you're wearing closed toe shoes as it's wet and you'll be walking through muddy spots. I also would recommend wearing...More

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly knowledgeable tour guides. Go in the mine in ore carts to see a fulling functioning mine. Good to see what all the equipment is used for! Great for any age!!

Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Old Hundred Mine tour is a good opportunity to see some aspects of underground mining. As a geologist, I've been underground many times, but haven't been able to take my children with me before. This is a great opportunity to take your children to...More

Thank screen310
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We bought the package deal with the mine tour, mill tour, and Silverton historical museum, and it was worth every penny. The drive up to the mine was a up a windy, narrow road. When you arrive, there is gold-panning outside of the mine while...More

Thank sarloumay
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wow! Such a fun experience! First, you put on a jacket and hard hat provided for you and then you go outside to wait for the mine car that will take you inside the earth.The ride into the mine is a bit crowded and the...More

Thank Gena M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This was booked as part of a package with a tour company. The package was ok ish but this part of the day was very good. The ex miner who took us down the mine was funny, interesting and knowledgable. His little insights were fascinating...More

Thank Walkinggranny
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We tried three times to get on this tour and it was full every time, even with arriving early as suggested. My kids were incredibly disappointed as was I and it will be years before we are able to be back in the area. Hopefully...More

Thank Shannon C
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redmama5
15 August 2017|
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Response from GoinOwen | Reviewed this property |
Probably not doable in one day. Also, you will want to make reservations for tours at Mesa Verde.
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mike L
23 September 2016|
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Response from Michael T | Reviewed this property |
We arranged for the mine guide to pick us up a couple blocks from the train station and take us to the mine. You may want to contact them and see if they will do the same for you.
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Brianna T
27 July 2016|
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Response from Mushmom2 | Reviewed this property |
No I would think not. The ride down is very tight close quarters as well as some areas below.
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