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Learn How To Prospect for Gold!

Learn How To Prospect for Gold!

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I have been gold prospecting in Utah now for 17 years. I have also prospected in California, Oregon, Colorado, Idaho, and Arizona using both wet and dry prospecting techniques. With no previous training or help, it took me 2 years to find and identify my first piece of gold. As a result, I am passionate about teaching and mentoring others so they can Gold Prospect on their own. In the last few…
Kevin
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What we’ll do

This activity starts out with the basics: -Properties of Gold -Where to look for gold -Gold Panning and Gold Sluicing techniques class -Apply the knowledge you learned to find your own gold in the paydirt provided. Additional paydirt is available, and you can keep everything you find! -Introduction to Gold Equipment including highbankers, dredges, dry washers, recirculating sluices,…

What else you should know

This is an outdoor experience so plan accordingly. Bring items like closed toed shoes, sunscreen, jackets, and bug spray. Bring a snack as we will take a small break. Water is provided.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
All prospecting equipment All equipment is provided, including a $20 bag of paydirt and necklace or gold vial per paying visitor!

What to bring

Sunscreen and possibly bug spray
Hat if wanted
Closed Toed Shoes preferred
Snacks, we'll take a short break in the middle

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Where you'll be

We will meet and the Monticello Mercantile True Value store. From there we will travel approximately 4 miles to an area we have set up in the beautiful juniper trees where we will start the class using our own paydirt! Lastly we will return to Main Street and end at Artisan Jewelers where you can choose a free pendant to put the gold you found into or choose from many other jewelry options to proudly display and wear the treasure you found!

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Fri, Aug 30    From 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
$60 per person
10 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

This is an outdoor experience so plan accordingly. Bring items like closed toed shoes, sunscreen, jackets, and bug spray. Bring a snack as we will take a small break. Water is provided.
Kevin
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Learn How To Prospect for Gold!
1 review
$60 per person
1 review
$60 per person