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Gold panning?

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Gold panning?

where is the best place to do this?

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1. Re: Gold panning?

If you're looking for more of a tourist attraction, try Big Thunder Gold Mine in Keystone. They have a website with information.

If you're looking to go out on your own, find a stream on Black Hills National Forest land. Common spots include Rapid Creek near Rochford. The BHNF website has some information on gold panning. The Black Hills Prospecting Club also has a website and probably could provide you with some information.

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2. Re: Gold panning?

We had a great experience at Wade's Gold Mill in Hill City..... They gave my son lessons, helped him out in the creek and he found a big flake or 2!!! We really enjoyed our visit and in mid July.. we were the only ones there.

http://www.wadesgoldmill.com/

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