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Ophir is a very unique & charming little mine town. Learned a lot of history & who lived there... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
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Great little mining town.

Ophir is a great little historic mining town. The canyon itself is a great place to take a day... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Tooele, Utah
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Ophir Canyon Road, Tooele, UT 84071
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Ophir is a very unique & charming little mine town. Learned a lot of history & who lived there. Can’t believe people still live there today! We saw slot of old mining equipment/d mining trains/old mine buildings. Very informative & everyone enjoyed the visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Ophir offers beautiful scenery. It is a quite unique place. The community has moved many authentic old Ophir buildings into one area and have them furnished with period furnishings. A Must see.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Ophir is a great little historic mining town. The canyon itself is a great place to take a day drive and enjoy a picnic. There is also some camping areas if you want to spend a night or two. Just FYI, No cell service in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a neat town to visit. It is an old mining town and they have created a neat site to show what it was like in the late 1800's. The buildings are only open only on Saturdays from 12 to 3. There is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

The drive up was beautiful, no tour guide signed up for today so we just looked around and read all the signs. There were wasps everywhere. The population is around 55 and we probably saw 10 of them and none of them seemed pleased that...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

The town of Ophir (pop. 25) has done an incredible job of restoring the old mining "ghost town" and creating a window to the past in this beautiful scenic canyon. Located about 25 miles southwest of the town of Tooele, it's a little out of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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