Soudan Underground Mine Audio Tours

Soudan Underground Mine State Park is packed with activities for everyone in the family. Park naturalist, James Pointer, has some handy tips for making your visit a blast. Take a listen! Underground mine tours will open Memorial Day weekend.


Soudan Underground Mine Surface Audio Tour

Topic
Length in
Minutes
Date Script mp3 file for download

- Chapter 1 - Introduction

0:59

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(458 Kb)

- Chapter 2 - Dry House

2:24

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1.10 MB)

- Chapter 3 - Tower Mine Pit

2:56

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(5.36 MB)

- Chapter 4 - Man Cage and Ore Skip

1:02

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(483 KB)

- Chapter 5 - Headframe and No. 8

2:50

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1.3 MB)

- Chapter 6 - Rescue Room

1:01

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(477 Kb)

- Chapter 7 - Security Shack

0:39

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(304 Kb)

- Chapter 8 - Underground Implements

2:13

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1 MB)

- Chapter 9 - Drill Shop

2:13

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1 MB)

- Chapter 10 - Crusher House

2:41

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1.22 MB)

- Chapter 11 - Trestle and Stock Pile

2:26

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1.11 MB)

- Chapter 12 - Engine House

5:01

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(9.17 MB)

Soudan Underground Mine Surface Audio Tour Brochure


General Soudan Underground Mine Tour Information

Topic
Length in
Minutes
Date Script mp3 file for download

Bats!
Soudan Underground Mine State Park has a large bat population - but don't worry, if you watch what you're doing and avoid the bats, they will avoid you!

2:04

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(971 Kb)

Tour Options at Soudan Underground Mine State Park
Did you know there are 3 different tour options at the park?

1:58

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(926 Kb)

Organized Group Tours at Soudan Underground Mine State Park
Tours are open to groups year round.

1:20

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(623 Kb)

Tour Accessibility at Soudan Underground Mine State Park
If you plan on taking a tour at Soudan, all are ADA accessible.

2:16

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1 MB)

Tour Logistics at Soudan Underground Mine State Park
Some important information to make your tour at the park enjoyable.

2:31

2009

.pdf

.mp3
(1.15 MB)

 

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