Opportunities for hiking and outdoor classroom learning. Enjoy viewing of geology, plants, and wildlife in a natural landscape. Mica Mine is a 2.6 miles round trip within Ladder Canyon. Motorized and mechanized use is not allowed. Easy access from Grand Junction.
From Grand Junction take Hwy 340 west and take a left onto Monument Road. Take another left onto D road, which turns into Rosevale Road. Take a right onto Little Park Road and continue five miles to Bangs Canyon Trailhead on the left.