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“Quick mine tour and panning... just do it! :) ”

Broken Boot Gold Mine
Ranked #4 of 44 things to do in Deadwood
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Pan for gold in this historic gold mining area.
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect length tour for kids... about 30 mins is all my kiddos are good for. The tour was cool and informative on a kid level. But even my teenager said it was enjoyable (which is always a win). Kids loved panning for gold flakes. Panned for about 30 mins. So a quick visit is all you need, but it’s definitely worth a visit (and they have a military discount!).

Thank RiannK
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

The kids enjoyed panning for gold and were thrilled to take their keepsakes home. The tour of the mine was very interesting and really put you back in the time of the Black Hills Gold Rush.

1  Thank Misty H
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

If u want a true experience of how the gold miners did it this is the place.. great tour and u will get a chance for gold..

1  Thank Mitch R
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Worth the visit if you have time. I enjoyed it very much. Would like to return and bring the kids. ENJOY

Thank peter J
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We visited the Mine in August whilst staying in Deadwood. We walked from town which took us 20 minutes. It was an interesting tour if you have an hour to kill.

Thank Di-Roth
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