Tag Archives: Silver Queen Mine

Calling all geology enthusiasts!

Do you love rocks? The Friends have a great event for you! On Saturday, Oct. 25 we are hosting a Geoheritage Tour as a fundraiser for Friends activities. It starts in Perth at the Crystal Palace/Tay Basin (click here for a … Continue reading

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Lots to do at Murphys July 18-20

It looks as if it’s going to be a scorcher this weekend, so head over to Murphys Point and frolic! Here are some of the great activities on offer: On Saturday, the park’s Natural Heritage Education staff have two programs, … Continue reading

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Lots Happening at Murphys Point this Weekend!

Heritage Mica Days kicks off the season at Murphys Point with tours twice a week at the Silver Queen mine. A guided hike to the Silver Queen will be offered every Wednesday at 10 a.m., where you can go on … Continue reading

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