The World’s Largest Open-Pit Copper Mine, Utah’s Bingham Canyon Mine Was A True Feat Of Engineering

The Beehive State has many claims to fame but there is one that is often overlooked — Utah is home to the world’s largest man-made open-pit copper mine. The Bingham Canyon Mine, also known as the Kennecott Copper Mine, is not only a remarkable place located near Salt Lake City, but this massive mine was truly a feat of engineering. It is definitely one Utah attraction that will intrigue generations for years to come.

Learn more about the world’s largest man-made open-pit copper mine on the Rio Tinto website.

Have you ever taken a tour of this incredible mine? What did you learn and what did you enjoy most during the tour? Let us know in the comments!

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Address: Bingham Copper Mine, Utah 84006, USA