Hill Annex Mine State Park

Tour this historic mine by bus or take part in a fossil hunt. Learn about the mine’s history and the people who worked there. This park is located in Calumet, about 50 miles from Virginia. It’s a great daytrip for those staying on the Iron Range.

Contact & Directions

The park entrance is at the north edge of Calumet, just off Highway 169 between Grand Rapids and Hibbing. Visit the website here or call 218-247-7215 during summer, or 218-743-3362 in fall, winter and spring.

Hours & Rates

Tours are offered Fridays and Saturdays Memorial Day to Labor Day. Park hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Both tours are 1.5 hours. Tour admission is $10 for adults, $6 for children ages 5-12 and free to kids under 5.

Interesting Facts

In addition to tours, the park includes a scenic overlook, museum and picnic areas.