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2015   Montana   Tech   Mining Camp:   What   a   Blast!

Recruiting Future Mining Engineers, June 21-26, 2015

2015 Mining Camp Schedule Coming Soon

 Camp participants will be chaperoned at all times. Participants will enjoy many fun activities, which will include laboratories, trips to mines, hot springs, exploring Butte, Montana, etc. Activities are still being determined and this agenda is preliminary and will become more detailed as slight revisions occur.


Monday, July 7
  • Arrive
  • World Museum of Mining/Cookout Dinner

Tuesday, July 8
  • Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine
  • Trolley Tour of Butte

Wednesday, July 9
  • Immerys Yellowstone Talc Mine
  • Quake Lake Tour
  • Mining Movie Night
    • "Treasure of Sierra Madre"
    • "The Molly Maquires"

Thursday, July 10
  • Mining Engineering Activities
    • Equipment Simulators
    • Mining Software Lab
    • Rock Mechanics Lab
    • Ventilation Lab
  • Orphan Boy Mine Mine Activities
    • Jackleg Drilling
    • Track Stand
    • Mucking
    • Boulder Blaster
    • Panning for Gold
    • Blasting
  • Fairmont Hot Springs

Friday, July 11
  • Barrick Golden Sunlight Mine
  • Mineral Museum Tour
  • Depart