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CANCELLED-SCLT Explore History: Black Diamond Trail
November 8 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Black Diamond Trail Bus Tour
This driving tour will take you through the physical remnants of the once vibrant mining communities of Dietz, Acme, Carneyville (later called Kleenburn), Monarch and Kooi and more evidence of the past coal mining booms of Sheridan County. Tour the Black Diamond Byway and learn about Sheridan County’s mining heritage. The TravelStoryGPS app audio tour tells the story of those who lived and worked in the historic coal mining towns just north of Sheridan during the early 20th century. Digital device will be supplied with headphones for the tour. At each stop we will take in the views of a few of the remnants at the coal sites. Maximum 11 participants. Registration required. Contact Amanda Munford, Fun and Wellness Coordinator, at (307) 672-2240 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
If the driving tour is canceled due to weather the Black Diamond Trail virtual tour will be shown in the The Hub on Smith Café.
This Explore History program offers open conversation for community members to share their memories or historical information about these sites. The Explore History program is generously funded by the Next50 Initiative. $8 suggested contribution for Goose Creek Transportation.