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Eagle and High Peak Mine

End of C St, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-765-0036
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Interesting

Been to Julian many times but never the mine. Employees were knowledgeable and very outgoing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ljmcnally75
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Yuma, Arizona
Put this on your Julian List for sure!

When in Julian, this is a must visit. It is very cool. Our guide was very nice and was VERY... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michael T
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“pan for gold” (23 reviews)
“great tour” (17 reviews)
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End of C St, Julian, CA 92036
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+1 760-765-0036
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Been to Julian many times but never the mine. Employees were knowledgeable and very outgoing. Loved it

Thank ljmcnally75
Reviewed 5 days ago

When in Julian, this is a must visit. It is very cool. Our guide was very nice and was VERY knowledgable. Being in the mine is amazing. Super cool. I'm 6'2 and at the end you have to walk a while hunched over to get...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place. If you can get miner Matt as a tour guide, all the better. He was very informative and very funny as well.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It had been a very nice trip! the guide entertained us with the story of the mine, the gold rush and gave us very impressive information about the geography too. the mine is well presented and preserved, and you can feel like a real miner!...More

Thank mo v
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday afternoon and quickly joined a departing group. Our guide keep us entertained with stories about the geology and history of the mine. Tours last about an hour and are bargain for $10.00. I even successfully panned for gold (but the policy...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and fun for all age,place very suggestive and a person And the adventurous person was very much prepared and entertaining. I recommend it to everybody.

Thank nemowinnie
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great time here. The owner was cool with us going in and paying on the way out. Kids enjoyed it. And your guide was funny and informative.

Thank Louie M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very informative and friendly tour guides. Cool to walk deep in to the mine to understand the gold extraction process. Highly recommend.

Thank Bradphi
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to do an impromptu day trip to Julian. We've been to the town multiple times, but usually just stop for a pie or a malt in our way to camp at Cuyamaca. So I checked out some fun things to do in town...More

Thank Shawnee A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If you want to see inside a real gold mine of over a 100 year old with original mining equipment and streaks of gold ore in veins in the rocks then this is the place to visit just a couple of blocks off Main Street....More

Thank JIM K
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joel22m
26 May 2017|
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Response from mai2centsworth | Reviewed this property |
tour would be boring for kids under 10.
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Minelsmommy
15 March 2015|
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Response from Tenore90 | Reviewed this property |
Sure, as long as you don't want to take them into the mine. Seriously, though, it is a very dog friendly town. One cafe owner has her dog at the restaurant.
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juabbebu
6 March 2015|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I know that we took a walk up to the mine from the Julian Hotel after breakfast, so it must have been around 1000. I didn't see any hours posted though. As adults we paid $10.00 each for all the presentations. There was... More
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