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Crystal Gold Mine

Silver Valley Road, Kellogg, ID
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Excellent

Was very informative and neat tour caught our eye driving to Wallace a deffnet place to stop along... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joseph P
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Advance, United States
via mobile
Fun & historical

This was a great diversion in the middle of long day of driving. We got a tour of and old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shelly B
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Sw Grand Mound,
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gold panning” (14 reviews)
“real gold” (5 reviews)
“tour guide” (8 reviews)
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Silver Valley Road, Kellogg, ID
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was very informative and neat tour caught our eye driving to Wallace a deffnet place to stop along that and see. After the tour the guide teaches you the right way of panning for gold, then they have it set up for you and the...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great diversion in the middle of long day of driving. We got a tour of and old abandoned gold mine, with explanations of the process of gold mining as well as stories and lore of the people who used to work there....More

Thank Shelly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour of the mine and learned a lot of interesting things. It was fun to be in the actual mine, not a replica of one. We did get the chance to pan for gold a little, but it was in tubs outside...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While our guide was friendly and informative, there simply isn't much to this mine and minimal displays of mining techniques, certainly not worth the cost of the tour. The gold panning is more a kids thing with polished stone in abundance, but little if any...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My kids had such a great time here. They love rocks and collect them all the time. 😊 We had an amazing tour guide who knew a lot. My children all had their disposable cameras and they had a blast taking pictures of everything. Great...More

Thank kayla K
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I've been around a lot of mines in my lifetime but in my book this one has to be #1. It's a small hand dug hard rock mine with quite a mysterious history. After passing through the gift shop your guide will walk you through...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My little guy loves Gold! Lol. This was a lot of fun for us because we were able to see lots of interesting things and learn about old gold mines. It was a short tour but it was definitely fun.

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

I had some time to kill and decided to check out the mine tour. It was a very interesting and informative walking tour of a silver mine. It seems to be a family run business and they were very friendly and made you feel welcome....More

Thank anagrammy
Reviewed 19 September 2016

A real gold mine from the 1880's. The knowledgeable guide will take you into the mine and explain it's history and the mining techniques that made it. You will see the gold and get a sense of what it would have been like to be...More

Thank Orphie27
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This was really neat. We got there right as it opened. Had a great tour. Very interesting. I enjoyed this one better than the silver mine in wallace.

Thank Bert H
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escapeboz
How much is it per person the site doesnt mention this?
16 August 2016|
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Response from petnut2 | Reviewed this property |
I junk it's about $12-$14 per person but I don't really remember
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Doug S
What time do they open? What exit off of I-90? Price of admission? How long is the tour?
1 July 2016|
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Response from Judy W | Reviewed this property |
During the summer they are open 9 AM until 6 PM. Adult admission is $14.00 for adults, $12.00 for seniors and $8.50 for children ages 4 to 16. Children under 4 are free and they also have a family rate. The tour is about... More
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Mike N
Where do we find out the prices and hours of operation
28 March 2015|
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Response from Ronald S | Reviewed this property |
simply look them up on the internet -"Crystal Gold Mine". The price and hours are posted on their website.
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