Prospect Yosemite Gold panning tours
Learn a valuable skill, discover a new hobby to share with family and friends. We'll teach you how to find your own treasures by yourself wherever you go. Learn how gold is deposited into rivers along with some local geology and how to read the landscape to find where gold is more likely to be concentrated. join us for a guided gold panning tour on the Merced River. fun for team building or just a family fun activity outdoors.
California Gold panning and prospecting lessons in the most beautiful mountains surrounding Yosemite National Park. join us for a fun family day activity. wether you just want nature hike or a nature hike . Bring the family for a fun outdoor adventure. Whether its just a scenic nature walk, basic gold panning on the rivers edge, or a family day out on the river digging up gold from the river banks. Gold is never guaranteed but with us we don't just point and tell you to dig, you'll walk away with the confidence to go out and do it on your own. You will learn how gold is deposited into rivers, and stream, how it travels down stream and why gold gets concentrated in certain areas. Learn how to use the common equipment for small scale hobby prospecting and mining. Have fun Gold panning in Mariposa California.
Great for singles, couples, families and groups. All tools and equipment needed are provided during the tour. come dressed for the whether and shoes that you don't mind getting wet. if you don't see what you like but have an idea of what kind of day you want to have. Give us a call let us know your needs we'll cater to anything for all ages. (209) 347-6265
2 hour excursion on a hunt for the ''Elusive Motherlode Gold" Learn to read a river. The ins and outs of a sluice box, and how to process your concentrated material that has collected in the sluice box using a gold pan. (young child friendly small scale equipment)
Get a chance to prospect a historical mine site, use small scale Gold mining wash plant. Learn how to prospect locations for potential Gold deposits. Learn how to pan for your Gold out of the dirt and run lots of dirt through a Gold Hog Highbanker. Get a chance to meet a real old time miner and pick his brain with any questions you could have about Mariposa's Mining History. sit in the cool spring fed creek and enjoy the shade and over 150 different varieties of song birds that pass through every year.
$100 per person 2hrs
$125 per person for half day/4hrs
$175 per person for full day/6hrs
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