Virtual Mining Scavenger Hunts

Explore five different mining communities across B.C. and learn all about B.C.’s mining heritage and legacy, the different minerals mined in B.C, and mining and the environment.

Build Up Your Rock Collection

Build up your rock collection this summer by collecting rocks on your adventures! Use the pamphlet "A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles" to identify your rock samples. Remember, every rock tells a story!

Local GeoTours Near You

Explore the geology near you using the FREE GeoTour Guides in our Virtual Library. There are tours and roadside geology maps available for locations all across B.C!

Visit Britannia Mine Museum

Looking for a fun family activity this summer? Visit the Britannia Mine Museum! Tour the underground mine tunnel and historic buildings, take a picture with the GIANT haul truck, and get hands-on panning for gold or exploring the TerraLab!

Big Sisters "Future You" Camp
August 4, 2021 |External Events
What's New
Virtual Geologist in the Classroom
Virtual Junior Geologist Workshop
Virtual Mining Scavenger Hunts
Big Sisters "Future You" Camp
A new type of "Green" Mining?
September 30, 2020
MineralsEd's Response to Covid-19
March 20, 2020
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Geology!
December 19, 2018

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