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All reviews las vegas eldorado canyon gold mine colorado river off the beaten path an hour ghost town old cars all kinds photo shoots family owned historical information answer questions well worth the visit short distance highly recommend this place off the strip
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Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

Realy cool place! Nicely restored. Great info on the town and mine. Going into the mine was so interesting. Movies and videos have been made on the site. They also do water sports 5 miles down the canyon on the Colorado river. Beautiful views. Will...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

As we were driving to Nelson, we stumbled upon the Eldorado mine site. Thank you for making it affordable $15/person for a great tour! The whole place is really interesting!! All kinds of old cars, all kinds of creative custom vehicles& antiques! Our tour guide...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pjj305
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to do something off the strip while we were in Vegas. This tour was awesome from history of the area and the mine. To present day movies and music videos. The mine itself was amazing. Good price. Beautiful views.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jessica B
Reviewed March 19, 2019

It is amazing of all the out of the way places this country has. This is a gem and should not be missed.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Matt N
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

If you are the least bit interested in Nevada history or mining you owe it to yourself to take the Eldorado mine tour. Our guide gave an extensive history of the 51 acre site both before and after her family purchased the site.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

Only 1/2 hour from Boulder City, this privately owned property is full of interesting old time and unique items that the owners collected. To get on the mine tour you must call in advance, because they are limited in number because of the size of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

A quality tour and great fun riding the ATVs and going through the mine. I dont know where you found him but we had an amazing tour guide Sherman, who was witty and knowledgeable and made sure our trip was done right. The shop and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rydos_89
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Hidden gem thats for sure. Takes you back and time. Just walking around and exploring the little ghost town takes you back in time and you can really feel the history it holds. If you are going to be taking pictures you do have to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ECastaneda
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited here a couple days ago. Our Guide, Bruce, was very knowledgeable and friendly. If you want to learn about how good mining used to be done, he is your guy. He covers all of the aspects of gold mining. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gravy64
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

You kinda have to plan on going to Techatticup Mine. So if you drive the 50 minutes from Las Vegas you definitely need to take the tour. We all had an amazing time.

Date of experience: October 2018
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April 28, 2019|
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Response from ECastaneda | Reviewed this property |
They do charge for taking professional pictures or if you are there over an hour taking pictures. But you have to check in anyways when you get there inside and they explain all that.
November 21, 2015|
Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
That's a great question to Google. or check the website on the listing above here. or call them: Phone Number: 702-291-0026 I'm sure it changes with the seasons.
January 24, 2015|
Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
Techatticup takes small groups on their tours of the mine, I am not sure about private tours. I do not believe they run horseback riding tours anymore.