Gold Panning & Prospecting are great recreational activities that people all around the world engage in. Crow Creek Mine allows it's guests a rare opportunity to gain access to our productive and highly reputable Gold Rich property. During your visit you will most likely come across some of our more serious & experienced Gold Miners. They are using many differnet types of equipment and techniques thruout the day and it is always worth while to take a moment to watch them work. No matter your experience level, finding gold isn't really that easy, that is why our friendly staff is here to offer some tips along the way! If you are looking for a more informative experience or are hoping to find as much Gold as possible during your stay, then you will want to ask us about our Privately Guided Mining Excursions. 

        All Gold Panners will receive Gold Pans, Shovels, Buckets, Panning Demonstration, Glass Vial, and a Paydirt Packet. The Paydirt Packet is for practicing with and all packets contain a few pieces of gold to ensure you have the technique down before you head out to the creek and try it for real! We also rent out Sluice Boxes for those wanting to work a little harder on the day. 

*No Reservations accepted*

Gold Panning 

     Adults  -  $24

    Children 3-12  -  $15

    Seniors  -  $20

Sluice Box Rental

    per day  -  $20


Adult -  $12

Child - $5

Senior - $10

Metal Detecting - bring your own 

    per day  -  $25

Suction Dredging - bring your own

    per day  - $25 per inch on intake 

High Banking - bring your own

    per day - $25 per inch on intake


β€œInteresting place to walk around and just look at stuff. If you want to pan in the stream it is a bit of a hike down to the stream. We did find some small pieces of gold in our pans from the holes we worked on next to the stream.”
— George (Trip Advisor)