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You'll step back in time when you enter Gold Bug Park! It'a a REAL mining site from the Gold Rush days. Explore the park and then the mining museum. Find your riches in the gem panning trough. Be sure to visit our historic Stamp Mill and working...more
All reviewsself guided tourgift shopblack bartmine shafthard hatsworking blacksmith shopfun place to visitgreat history lessonmining tourhead setstaff was very friendlygreat for kidsnice walkinteresting informationa real treatcouple of hoursstamp
My 7 year old grandson (a Minecraft kid) really enjoyed the mine & panning for gems. The blacksmith shop was on the busy side. The stamper machine & talk gave him so great facts. It’s a wonderful place to go on a hot day because...More
As a child, my dad used to take us into the main cave, along with other families. Gone are the days of trudging through mud with flashlights in hand. Be sure to travel to the stamp mill for a great history lesson.
Took two kids to this park recently and they really enjoyed it...went into the mine and then panned for various minerals that were really not there but they searched for quite a while hoping to score something....
The entrance fee entitles you to an app guided tour of the Gold Bug Mine. No longer active, it was worked untl the 1950's. You download the app and a narrator explains each stop with colordul comments. After the tour you can visit the gift...More