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Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour

95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
+1 970-325-0220
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fabulous glimpse of a miner's life from 1888 to 1988

We have been told that the Molly Kathleen Mine tour in Cripple Creek, CO was rated number one, and... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2016
enchantednana
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Ouray, Colorado
Learn Ouray Mining History

Put on a hard hat and take a leisurely tour 1,500 feet into the old Bachelor-Syracuse Silver Mine... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2016
ajudkins
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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!
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gold panning” (21 reviews)
“pan for gold” (11 reviews)
“gift shop” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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95 Gold Mountain Trail, Ouray, CO 81427
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

We have been told that the Molly Kathleen Mine tour in Cripple Creek, CO was rated number one, and they do have working equipment and a larger mine, but the tour of Bachelor Syracuse Mine was by far the most informative and entertaining. A terrific...More

1  Thank enchantednana
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Put on a hard hat and take a leisurely tour 1,500 feet into the old Bachelor-Syracuse Silver Mine to experience Ouray's rich mining history. Your guide will reveal the mine's secrets and explain how mining was accomplished in the early 1900s. Gold panning available, too....More

1  Thank ajudkins
Reviewed July 20, 2016

1. You'll learn the interesting history of Ouray's silver mining from a fun guide. 2. You'll get a feel for what the life of a miner was like. 3. The tour is appropriate for young and old. 4. The one hour tour is neither too...More

1  Thank pstewartist
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

Thanks for coming up and enjoying the mine tour and breakfast!

Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Nice little store, mine tour was good and then they had free gold panning. The best part of the visit was their lunches. Good food! Located very near Ouray. We stop time we have our scout group in the area.

1  Thank RM715sm
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

Thanks again for coming up guys! We only do lunches for special groups. Let us know next time you're in the area and well cook ya up something good.

Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We come each year. We love it on the mountain. The views are breathtaking. For now breakfast is on Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning starting at 8:00. Stan, the owner, still makes the best breakfast. I had the big breakfast that includes two strips of...More

1  Thank SH1304
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Again, my husband loves mines so we went to this one the next day after going to the Old Hundred. We were the only ones on this walking tour with the guide. Our guy was also super knowledgeable and great speaker. It is a walking...More

3  Thank abrown8977
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

Glad you enjoyed your time at the mine. Thanks

Reviewed June 17, 2016

We had a wonderful tour through the mine with a guide named Ralph. He was very interesting and very knowledgable. The gift shop has lots of treasures and the clerks that work in their are very friendly especially one named Barb. She was very informative...More

1  Thank Wendy W
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Had a great time. Tour guide was knowledgeable. We panned for gold. A must do when visiting Ouray. Just a short drive. Beautiful area.

2  Thank Deanna A
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2016

Glad you guys enjoyed your time at the mine. Hope you come back in the future and try our awesome miners cafe!

Reviewed June 2, 2016

This was my first mine tour ever and while I was rather hoping for a chance of getting a ride in a moving cart, I figured that wouldn't be the case. You do walk in, it is wet so wear shoes with grip type soles....More

2  Thank 2FLabs
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2016

Thanks for the review, the old tram has its advantages and disadvantages. We transitioned to a walking tour so that our guest could get more history and info. Running the tram in limited the amount of info and history we could explain. Also a lot...More

Reviewed May 30, 2016

This was a good tour and our tour guide was well informed. He walked us and another couple into the mine giving us history as we went. He would stop for us to make pictures and he was happy to take his time for answering...More

1  Thank Mary_the_tourist
BacherlorMine, Owner at Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2016

Ouray is one of the most beautiful areas in the state! With the hiking, jeeping, hot springs and of course the mine tour; you can really keep yourself busy. Glad you guys enjoyed your time here and hope to see you in the future

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