New Cornelia Open Pit Mining Lookout, Ajo

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#3 of 8 in Things to do in Ajo
Lookout · Hidden Gem · Mine
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  • Very large open pit mine- and large tailings to the north and east of the town. Only downside of the viewing lookout is parts of the pit are hard to see due to trees and bushes blocking the view  more »
  • We stopped here thinking we would just get a view of this open pit copper mine. The huge pile of tailings and white mounds of silica are pretty dominant. Turns out that Bob Hightower who runs the...  more »

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