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Fun and interesting tour

The tour of the Hill Annex Mine was very interesting and informative. The tour guide was a former... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Carl V
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Eyota, Minnesota
Good Overall

My husband and I recently went on the mine tour on our way up to Scenic State Park. The tour was... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2013
SizzlingSkies
,
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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Tour an iron mine or hunt for fossils in this formation that is over 80 million years old.
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30 Jun 2015
“Fun and interesting tour”
3 Sep 2013
“Good Overall”
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Calumet, MN
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

The tour of the Hill Annex Mine was very interesting and informative. The tour guide was a former miner, so he had many stories about the "old days". We learned a lot about the history of the mine and got to see some of the...More

Thank Carl V
Reviewed 3 September 2013

My husband and I recently went on the mine tour on our way up to Scenic State Park. The tour was interesting and the guide, Lauren, a former miner, was very informative. There were some cons to this tour however: 1. The tour was on...More

4  Thank SizzlingSkies
Reviewed 19 July 2012

My family took a bus tour of Hill Annex Mine & found it very interesting. It's a hour & a half long bus tour through out the abandoned mine. We had a very informative guide who at one time was a miner himself. Along the...More

1  Thank momof2boys_7
Reviewed 10 August 2011

We stayed for 2 tours here. The first was a fossil tour -- good thing it was early, because the hill is mostly unshaded. Don't expect to come home with perfect fossils, and do come prepared -- a shovel, bucket, and screen would have been...More

4  Thank KatyaNelson_65
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