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Claim 33 Gold Panning

Km 10 Bonanza Rd, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
+1 867-993-6626
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Good fun

We enjoyed this attraction. Interesting and informative. Loved panning for gold. Guide... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
SteveKinNS
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Canada
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Worth a visit

We stopped here during our tour of the gold rush area. Everyone gets a go a panning, and finding a... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
kathy27
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We are a combination gold panning & antique mining museum located in the heart of the Klondike Gold fields. Come learn how to pan. Current cost is $15.75/Pan including tax. Gold is guaranteed! There is no charge to visit our informal Museum and take photos if you wish. We are open mid May to mid September. We also feature gold nugget and mammoth ivory jewelry, northern books in several languages , souvenirs , and cold drinks and snacks. We rent pans and shovels for use at Claim #6 for a cost of $2.10/Each incl tax.(Visitors who pan at Claim 33 are not charged a rental fee for a pan and/or shovel to use at Claim 6) Lots of on site parking. Types of payment accepted: Cash, cheque, travelers' cheque, invoice, Debit, Visa ,and Mastercard.
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Km 10 Bonanza Rd, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this attraction. Interesting and informative. Loved panning for gold. Guide carefully explained how to properly do it and , of course, everyone finds a few flakes of gold to take home:)) Fun!

Thank SteveKinNS
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

We stopped here during our tour of the gold rush area. Everyone gets a go a panning, and finding a few gold pieces, but it was a fun experience, plus you get a free coffee and biscuit!

1  Thank kathy27
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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The lady that runs this place was the best, she made our experience here fun. I am now a certified gold panner 😊

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We never thought we would find any gold. The ladies showed us how to do it and then after a little work all of a sudden there are the little flecks of gold in the bottom of the pan. It was quite a thrill to...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

My hubby learned here how to pan properly, then we went off to Claim No. 6 and tried panning ourselves... lots of fun!

1  Thank Denise D
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

This is a fun, cost-effective way to learn about how to pan for gold and even score some small gold chips. The kids enjoyed it, and the staff are extremely friendly. Stop here first before heading for Bonanza Creek and Claim 6 where you can...More

1  Thank wwwanders
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is a nice little museum. It tells the history of gold panning in the area. You can pay to learn how to pan for gold also.

Thank gjsamson
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

You can plan for gold there and then take the pan and shovel to claim 6 and pan for gold. They have many antique items to look at.

Thank richardderose
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

This was a Great experience I did not realize how hard it was to get a tiny bit of gold! The staff was just great and so obliging!!

Thank Mickey059
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

We stopped here and got to pan for gold flecks. The staff collected what you panned and put them in little vials for you to take home if you wanted. The gift shop is nice and has a lot of historic books and items in...More

Thank hmtimko
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LadyEvi
July 16, 2017|
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Response from hmtimko | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take Visa and MasterCard.
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thetunaman2016
December 11, 2016|
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Response from Ginny H | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your inquiry. We offer a gold panning experience, but, most of our visitors just pan once.We do not do "wild panning" Our panning is done in troughs. If you pan with us, however, your panning experience... More
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