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Open pit lookout season extended through Thanksgiving weekend

There are new hours for the attraction that will be open until Oct. 11
Two of the historic headframes in Timmins. The Hollinger headframe is on the far left and the iconic McIntyre headframe is in the distance on the right.

A popular lookout is staying open for a little bit longer. 

While the Hollinger Open Pit Lookout was slated to close Sept. 30, the hours have been extended through the Thanksgiving long weekend.

Newmont Porcupine has extended access until Oct. 11 at 6 p.m., when it will close until June 1, 2023. 

There are new hours for the fully accessible attraction. It's open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. except during blasting hours, which are 11:30 a.m.-noon and 3:30-4 p.m.

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The lookout offers a view into an active open pit mining operation in the heart of the city. 

After opening for a limited time in 2019, this is the first year it's been open for the entire season.