Carissa Gold Mine Comes Back to Life
September 2013 by Associated PressThe mine will be open for public tours Saturday and Sunday afternoons beginning August 24, lasting into the fall and winter as weather permits.
When I’m traveling through the West, I sometimes take detours that lead me to places that I never knew exist
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