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Experiential Tours

Eureka! Find Gold Here!

Experience life in Deadwood like an original prospector! Hear stories of the first miners in Deadwood, and find your own gold in a stretch of Deadwood that drew thousands of gold seekers in the 1800s. Heck, you can keep what you find! We can’t guarantee you’ll find your fortune, but you’ll learn the ways of panning a creek!

Approximate length: 1 to 1 1/2 hours

Availability: Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day, Monday-Saturday, 1 p.m.

Cost: $25pp   Minimum: 2 │ Maximum: 12

Location: Deadwood Welcome Center, 501 Main Street

501 Main Street
Deadwood, SD 57732

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