Underground Gold Mine Tours
Take a tour with a knowledgeable and entertaining guide. Discover wide, underground tunnels and see gold ore naturally in the rock. Learn about Colorado history. Hear the about the adventures of prospectors and miners. Explore mining equipment and the milling process of how to extract the gold out of the rock. Then learn how to PAN for GOLD!
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: How long is the tour?
A: Each tour is about 45 minutes long. It is less than 500 feet walking distance.
Q: How often are tours given?
A: During seasonal Wintertime (Oct. 1 to April 30) we run tours on the hour. The rest of the year we run tours and panning every 30 minutes. We accommodate reservation guests 1st then on a 1st come, 1st serve basis. Our goal is to get everyone on a tour with relatively low wait times.
Q: What is the temperature like underground?
A: The temperature is approximately 45 degrees Fahrenheit.
A light jacket or sweatshirt is recommended.
Q: Is the tour appropriate for all ages?
A: Absolutely, all ages have enjoyed our tour.