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Country Boy Mine

Breckenridge, CO, USA
About Country Boy Mine
Venture over 1,000 feet into a Mountain. Explore the only original mine tour in Summit County. Find and keep your riches as you gold pan in Eureka Creek. Meet the 1880s doctor, be part of a bank robbery. Pet the roaming donkeys. This is truly an amazing experience and fun for the whole family year round. Lots of fun and games including outdoor games and a HUGE 55' ore slide. Come and tour the only underground gold mine in Breckenridge.
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Real Gold Mine Tour with, gold panning and more

These are now private group tours. You must all be from the same household/travel group. A fun and historical mine tour in Breckenridge's only real open mine. Learn more about mining towns in the old days. Includes gold panning. In the summer we have two burros (miniature donkeys) who love to roam around and enjoy being petted and being fed! Search for YOUR fortune by gold panning the ore rich river. Kids (and adults!) can enjoy the ore chute slide and walk round the historic site.

*Covid-19 update - private groups only, social distancing practiced in gold panning area, mask required when in the mine*

Gold Rush Experience includes:
• Gold Mine Tour (Go 1000 feet underground)
• Gold Panning
• Slide the Ore Chute
• Burros
• Historic Walk
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60 to 120 minutes
from $35.85

Snow shoe tours

Stunning scenery that's not available to the general public, award winning venue, friendly guides in a historic setting. Check out our reviews - we really care that you and your family have a great time
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2 hours
from $46.16
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Fun and informative. So glad we took this tour! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and the views were amazing!
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My kids were reluctant to go because They did not know what to expect. They are 17 and 13. We all had an amazing time and the mine to her was very informative and cool! The staff was all wonderful and very knowledgeable. Keith was very patient with my son and showed him how to
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Review of: Snow shoe tours
A few family members were looking for something physical that didn’t involve skiing. Michael, our guide, made sure we were properly outfitted and let us set the pace of our snow shoe adventure. He was very informative about the mining history and attentive to our needs. Highly
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Response from ColoradoGoldRush, Manager at Country Boy Mine
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Thanks for coming to see us - we love showing people the fantastic scenery and mining history that there is in Breckenridge, and we really appreciate it when you take the time to let other people know how beautiful this part of the world is.
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This was such a fun experience. We toured a dripping wet mine and learned so much about the history and life of a miner. Don’t worry, they have helmets and jackets! We took pictures and could get a real sense of what it was like to be a miner. Afterwards we toured outside and
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Response from ColoradoGoldRush, Manager at Country Boy Mine
Responded Feb 24, 2020
We love it if you have fun - so we're very happy! Thanks so much for coming to see us - and it's (relatively) nice and warm down the mine in winter at a toasty 45 degrees :) We really appreciate you taking the time to leave such a lovely review - it really means a lot to our crew who like giving you a great experience
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Informative and Unique Activity. We attended with teens who were able to learn about the history of gold mining in Colorado. The instructor Keith was informative and funny. Going into the mine was scary, but the instructor kept the tour fun. There were awesome picture taking
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Response from ColoradoGoldRush, Manager at Country Boy Mine
Responded Feb 20, 2020
Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review - we love it when people have fun with us :)
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