In my mining explanations, I signed up for a tour of the active Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, an active open-pit mine.
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
I've been showing some photos of the area's mining history. Here are views around the town of Cripple Creek, one of the main gold-mining towns. These days it survives mainly on legalized gambling - here's a view of the town itself.
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Monday, November 21, 2016
I don't have a lot of information about this mine, the Theresa Mine, in the Victor/Cripple Creek area.