Juneau Underground Gold Mine and Panning Experience
- Live Guide
- Instant Confirmation
- 2.3 hr
This experience takes you to the only underground GOLD mine tour in the state of Alaska. Underground Juneau Gold is a unique tour of what was once the worlds largest gold producing mill. Hear the story of the great mine that was once the heartbeat of Juneau.
Operated by: M&M Tours of Juneau
Following a brief ride along the beautiful Gastineau Channel you will don hardhats as you proceed along the boardwalk 360 ft into the only underground tunnel tour in the state of Alaska! An experienced miner will demonstrate hard rock mining and acquaint you with the mining lifestyle. Back at the mill our guide will explain why this mill was unique compared to others. You will see the John Peterson Stampmill in operation and you’ll try your own hand at panning for gold and garnets. Pay dirt is guaranteed and you keep what you find! Wander through our displays and see the first steam engine brought to Alaska. Be sure to check out the General Store for that special something for that special someone.