Alaska - Historic Crow Creek Gold Mine Tour

Alaska - Historic Crow Creek Gold Mine Tour

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From US$ 199 per person

Key Details

Tour Duration
5 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English

Pick-up service

Pick-up from your hotel in Anchorage. Please provide hotel name.

Highlights

  • Enjoy the fantastic views of Turnagain Arm
  • Dig for gold at the historic Crow Creek Gold Mine
  • See historic buildings and miners' cabins

Overview

Dig for gold at the historic Crow Creek Gold Mine and experience Alaska in the late 1800s. You’ll drive down scenic Turnagain Arm on the way to the mine. This is a great experience to share with family and friends!

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Description

On this 5-hour fully-guided tour you’ll start out with a drive down photogenic Turnagain Arm, where you’ll enjoy fantastic views of the mountain scenery and Cook’s Inlet.

Once you have reached Girdwood, Alaska you’ll take the back route up Crow Creek Road to Crow Creek Mine. You’ll see historic buildings here dating to the late 1800s, including miners’ cabins and equipment that was used in the old hydraulic placer mine.

You’ll have a chance to meet real gold prospector families, and take a walk through the gardens to the creek to try your hand at prospecting. Your experienced guide will demonstrate the basic panning methods and then teach you more tricks of the trade in the hopes of finding gold in the creek!

This mining adventure is great fun for all ages.
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What's Included

  • Transportation
  • Admission into the mine
  • Equipment
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks

What's Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

Good to Know

We recommend that you wear comfortable, sturdy shoes like hiking boots, hiking shoes, rain boots, or similar.
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