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Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour

95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
+1 970-325-0220
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Great little Tour!

We just completed our tour. Dave was a great guide and very informative. We loved the history. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kimfeu2017
via mobile
Fun time

Family fun , educational, clean, nice staff. Highly recommended. Don’t miss this adventure. See you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Myra1951
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Glenville, North Carolina
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Strike up your Adventure! The Bachelor-Syracuse Mine Tour walks you 1,500 feet horizontally into Gold Hill, rich in gold, silver, and other precious metals. Guests are at all times accompanied by a thoroughly trained guide who has first-hand experience working the mine. The guides are prepared to answer questions and eager to share the legend and lore of the mine. While you're here enjoy our Miners Breakfast!
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“gold panning” (23 reviews)
“pan for gold” (14 reviews)
“gift shop” (12 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
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+1 970-325-0220
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"gold panning"
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"pan for gold"
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"gift shop"
in 12 reviews
"big breakfast"
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"walk feet"
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"outdoor breakfast"
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"wear a hard hat"
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"mine shaft"
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"hard rock mining"
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"great breakfast"
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"friendly guide"
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"great experience for kids"
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"under ground"
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"fools gold"
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"answered all of our questions"
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"mining history"
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"saturday and sunday"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just completed our tour. Dave was a great guide and very informative. We loved the history. The mine is always 52 degrees inside. Nice on a summer day. Wear your hiking shoes....it's not a long walk but it is always damp inside.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Family fun , educational, clean, nice staff. Highly recommended. Don’t miss this adventure. See you next time.

Thank Myra1951
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! We appreciate the review and look forward to seeing you again. If you get a chance try our breakfast next time, you won't be disappointed!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was great!! A step back in time, great educational info for adults and kids. Our guide Jason was awesome!! Very informative and made it fun to listen to his enthusiasm for the history. Then we had fun “panning” for silver and gold and forget...More

Thank Michael P R
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! Jason is great with kids and loves explaining the rich history of our mine! Dennis was your gold panner and he has amazing patience trying to find the little flecks of gold, he takes the time with the kids/adults and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family loved the tour of the Bachelor Syracuse Mine. Very informative, easy access, and lots of great information.

Thank Corey A
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Corey, glad you guys had a great time. Have a great summer and please come again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on our tour with Jason! He was knowledgeable and great with the kids, keeping them entertained the whole time. I'm so glad we made time for this on our trip!

Thank Wendy M
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow so are we! We really appreciate you taking the time to rate and review us! I hope you guys had a wonderful time in the area as well! Plenty to do in Ouray!!! Cheers

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bachelor Syracuse Mine as a family with 5 and 7 year old children (weekday, 10am group). Jason was a fantastic guide, funny and educational at the same time. We had a small group, 8 total. The kids enjoyed his humor and also learned...More

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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming up and enjoying the tour and the gold panning! There's something about panning from an area where you have actual running water coming directly out of the mine. The panning area was a the area where they did most the sorting so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was very interesting and informative tour! The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable! Had fun panning for gold after our tour.

Thank 2muchtoseeanddo
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much! Hope you enjoyed you time in the area as well! Please come again and try our breakfast! It's tasty!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had at great mine tour with our guide Jason. Enjoyed learning about subterranean donkeys and Ouray history! My son also really enjoyed panning for gold and left with a vial full of specks of pyrite and silver. Highly recommended!More

Thank Daniel N
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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming up and doing the tour! The donkeys had it tough just like the miners thats for sure. Glad you found some silver and pyrite in the gold panning area! Its really cool to pan for gold from an actually running creek from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Jason and he did an excellent job of explaining the history of the mine and also about the town of Ouray. Highly recommend this tour!

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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much guys! Jason really loves the history of the area and always learning something new. All our guides do an awesome job and surprised all the time how much research they do!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today we got up bright and early and made it to the first tour of the Bachelor of Syracuse Mine Tour with our other workamping friends. Dave was our guide and he did a super job. We walked 1500 feet into the actual mine and...More

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BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review guys and the awesome picture! Have a great summer and stay cool!

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