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Here's our tour guide, Robert, ushering us into the dark tunnels of the Eagle Mine. The ore car next to Robert can carry a ton of gold ore. From that ton of ore, one ounce of gold will be extracted after extensive processing. The Eagle Mine was first dug in 1870, and last worked prior to WWII. It's about 50-58 degrees Fahrenheit inside all year, so bring a jacket with you even in the heat of August.