Historic Gold Mining and Panning Adventure

1.5 Hours

From $59 per person + $5 Tax

Learn the fascinating history of Juneau’s gold discovery from a local prospector. Then get hands-on experience panning for gold at the famous site of the original gold strike in 1880, one of the world’s largest hard rock mining operations. Keep the gold you find!

Trace the historic route taken by Joe Juneau and Richard Harris over 120 years ago. Your transportation to Gold Creek features a 24-passenger van with bucket style seats and large windows, and heavy duty suspension to help haul all the “poke” you discovery find on this fun adventure. This tour is perfect for all ages!

NOTE: Walk approximately 30 yards over uneven terrain to the edge of Gold Creek. Taller half-barrels are provided for the comfort of those unable to bend over beside the creek.

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