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Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp

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TOUR INCLUDES: All-you-can-eat fire grilled salmon and accompanying menu items, access to Liarsville historic exhibits, live melodrama and entertainment, gold panning and all the gold you discover. Round-trip transfer from cruise ship dock. FULL...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Liarsville Road, Skagway, AK 99840
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After boarding his we traveled into Canada to the suspension bridge, wow what a picture. We then returned to the bus went thru Canadian customs and immigration on our way to the liarsville mining camp where we dined on fresh caught sockeye salmon baked on...More

Thank jh8102015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We missed this place on our first trip to Skagway a year ago and were glad we found it this time around while driving through Alaska this summer. The salmon bake luncheon was all you could eat absolutely delicious fresh salmon served with an awesome...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little village is a step back to gold rush era depicting life back then. We had an ample and delicious lunch and then entertained by a sing along. Some panned and found gold whilst others sat by the very large and warm camp fire....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the worst excursion of our whole Alaskan trip. We all sat under a tent and listened to ridiculous songs, poems, etc. We are in Alaska I don't need to sit and be singing Yankee Doodle Dandy and listen poem and stories. The panning...More

3  Thank SarahP7532
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having the salmon bake (which wasn't bad, except the salmon was full of bones which we weren't forewarned about and my husband actually choked on one pretty bad), we were advised just to walk across the road and hang out. I asked a few...More

3  Thank JustaTourist815
Reviewed September 9, 2018

A couple tells you about Liarsville and panning for gold. Warm cider and a cookie was supplied. It was not worth the visit, but others seem to have a good time. My wife did get some gold flakes panning.

2  Thank BigdogAZ2014
Reviewed September 6, 2018

My 10 year old son and I did this as a port excursion on a Disney cruise. It is a nice low key activity for all ages. They put on a small show, you can roast some marshmallows, and pan for gold. The salmon bake...More

Thank Danielle W
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Most unpleaseant disappointment of our trip. The entertainment was awful but only second to the horrible food. Authenic doesn't have to be filthy. Clean the dinner tables and the restrooms for heaven sake. The questionable food went into the trash. Even the beverages were watered...More

3  Thank HpyCmpr278
Dale S, Director of Sales & Marketing at Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Our staff is not to badger guests for money. I will address the cleanliness of the venue with the staff. Thank you for bringing it to our attention. I am sorry for the poor experience you had with us. Dale E Smith Director of Sales...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018

I gave this tour one point but only because our driver/guide George was wonderful. He is knowledgeable, witty and passionate about his role in our experience. As for Liarsville Gold Panning experience...it was horrible, boring, corny and does not live up to the expectations we...More

4  Thank Deborah P
Dale S, Director of Sales & Marketing at Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Sorry, it was not what you expected. Thanks for sharing. Dale E Smith Director of Sales & Marketing

Reviewed August 31, 2018

The enactors dis a great performance and were very nice. The overall set up was not great and the salmon bake was nothing like I expected.

3  Thank Steve B
Dale S, Director of Sales & Marketing at Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Sorry, we weren't able to meet your expectations. Thanks for sharing. Dale E Smith Director of Sales & Marketing

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August 6, 2017|
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Response from tctnck | Reviewed this property |
We booked through our cruise ship.
Robert H
May 1, 2017|
Response from lamachia2003 | Reviewed this property |
We were in a tour group that went there. You might want to check tour companies in the area.
July 9, 2016|
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Response from arjlawfirm | Reviewed this property |
I think you should call the company that runs liarsville and ask if you can come between shows. We did an excursion there with pancakes eggs and steak around a campfire. We were the only ones - and we found gold in the... More