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Cobalt heritage silver trail in Temiskaming Shores is a grand adventure with nature and history. A... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Great for Walking Dog

We used to take the dogs up this trail when we were kids. This trail always fascinated me because... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2015
EllieH02
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Mississauga, Canada
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24 Silver Street, Cobalt, Temiskaming Shores, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Great tour if you have an interest in early mining history of the historic Cobalt area. Information signs at each location provide historical context and other points of human interest. Warning: some may be offended by the state of disrepair of some sites, but public...More

Thank andy_geology
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We've now been to Cobalt 3 times in the past year and we are always finding new things to see along the way. The area is rich with mining history. Very neat to see the various mine sites. We are always discovering new places here...More

Thank MapleLeaf1867
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Cobalt heritage silver trail in Temiskaming Shores is a grand adventure with nature and history. A great experience with a guide book.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Highly recommend a visit, bring the guidebook for details or use the signs at sites to give you an overview. Interesting history and some excellent views.

Thank NorthBayVisitor
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is a driving tour-and following your map from the museum you can easily get to all sites and learn the history of each. You can do the trail around Cobalt lake in as little as an hour if you're short on time or take...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Blown away by the grant history...didn't realize what was sitting right in my own backyard..definitely worth it

Thank Wiggy46
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Interesting. Not much there. Worth a peek. Some of the old cuttings into the rock where they pulled out the silver are interesting. It must have been a dangerous job.

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 15 August 2015

We used to take the dogs up this trail when we were kids. This trail always fascinated me because of the buildings you see around! This is a relatively flat trail, if I remember correctly.

1  Thank EllieH02
Reviewed 24 July 2015

The Cobalt Heritage Silver Trail is has about 15 stops on it. All the points on the trail stop at old ruins and mining operation sites in the Cobalt area. The tour is self guided and you do need a car and about 1-2 hours...More

Thank wigsy
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We parked down by the beautiful Ontario Northland Railway Station undergoing restoration, walked across the tracks to a path between the rails and the lake and walked towards rusting mine buildings at Kerr Lake Road, then across the bridge on the tracks and back downtown....More

Thank Are J
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