Atlas Coal Mine

The Mine is about 20 minutes south east of Drumheller in Alberta

GPS Coordinates are N51 19.750 W112 28.823.
Link on Google Maps

The Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site is one of the most complete coal mining museums in Canada. It is close to Drumheller, Alberta…the heart of the Canadian Badlands.

Century Coals building at Atlas Coal Mine

Atlas Coal Mine access

Overview of Atlas Coal Mine

Atlas Coal Mine Change Room MuralAtlas Coal Mine Gas Bar

The Atlas Coal Mine is a jewel of old artifacts.

That may very well include the hardhat and headlight which is operated by a 1 ton carry-on battery. At least it looks and feels like that.

Atlas Coal Mine digger


First published on August 05, 2011