Come explore the history of the 1859 gold discovery that became known as the “Richest Square Mile on Earth.” Travel by van with our local professional guide and listen to the…
- Adult Ages 15+
- Youth Ages 5-14
- Senior Ages 60+
Dig for Gold in Caribou Mine
Please call to book tour. 3-14 passengers per tour.
Our tour starts in Black Hawk and travels throughout the “Richest Square Mile On Earth” where we visit ghost towns, visit the famous Gregory Diggins, mine ruins, photo op stops, picnic stop, gold panning, sift earth treasures, look down old mine shafts and more. Then it’s off to the Caribou underground gold mine (a working mine) tour the site of the rich silver veins discovered in 1869. This package includes a wonderful combination of fun activities and rich Colorado mining history. Your experience will be nothing short of amazing. You get to keep your gold diggins.
*Anyone 17 years old or under needs to be accompanied by an adult to enter the mine
Bring sack lunch and beverage. Bottled water and small snacks will be provided.
For safety reasons due to uneven terrain in the mine, wheelchairs, walking canes and crutches are not allowed.
Pick up and drop off available for guests staying in one of our local casinos.