Take A Tour Of One Of The State’s Oldest Operating Gold Mines In Colorado

You know that Colorado got most of its start in the mining industry, but did you know that mining is still alive and well in some places? While you can easily tour one of the defunct mines, there are only a handful of working mines that allow for tours, including this one in Colorado that is one of the oldest operating in the world: 

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Address: Phoenix Gold Mine, 800 Trail Creek Rd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452, USA