Mining Roadtrip- Original

Seeing some of the greatest Mining History and Geology in the Western US

  • 64
  • 75:14
  • 4,420 mi
  • $1168
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Created by Jess - January 3rd 2019

Billings, Montana, United States

1
362km 03h 27m

Butte, Montana, United States

1

Colfax, WA, US

Elberton Ghost Town

Photo of Emerald Creek Garnet Area
4.5

Road 447, St. Maries, ID, US

Emerald Creek Garnet Area

2
397km 03h 43m

820 McKinley Ave, Kellogg, ID, US

Shoshone County Mining & Smelting Museum

2
3
4km 00h 09m
Photo of Crystal Gold Mine
4.4

51931 Silver Valley Rd., Kellogg, ID, US

Crystal Gold Mine

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4
15km 00h 13m
Photo of Sierra Silver Mine Tour Inc
4.5

420 5th Street, Wallace, ID, US

Sierra Silver Mine Tour Inc

4
Photo of Garnet Ghost Town
4.4

3255 Fort Missoula Road, Missoula, MT, US

Garnet Ghost Town

Virginia City, Montana, United States

Photo of Bannack State Park
5.0

721 Bannack Rd., Dillon, MT, US

Bannack State Park

Yellow Pine, Idaho, United States

Murphy, ID, US

Historic Silver City

NV, US

Star City

5
1342km 14h 29m

Virginia City, Nevada, United States

5
Photo of Golden Drift Museum
5.0

32820 Main St, Dutch Flat, CA, US

Golden Drift Museum

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175km 02h 02m

Nevada City, California, United States

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7
8km 00h 08m
Photo of Empire Mine State Historic Park
4.5

10791 E Empire St, Grass Valley, CA, US

Empire Mine State Historic Park

7
Photo of Ophir
3.5

10000-10092 Sunset Lane, CA, US

Ophir

Jess

I'm a geologist and adventure lover living in the gorgeous state of Montana! Follow along here for great Montana routes, or check out the routes for the #MiningRoadTrip! Feel free to download/print the itineraries, and send me pics when you go on the trips!!