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Klondike Gold Dredge Tours

Mile 1.7 Klondike Hwy, Skagway, AK
+1 907-983-3175
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Good time for the kids

We just did the basic gold panning for the kids, 6 and 4, and they had a great time panning for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Well done

Certainly among the more reasonably priced excursions.....you get a lot for your money. You will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Here at the Klondike Gold Fields in Skagway, Alaska, you can immerse yourself in the history and beauty of the Klondike Gold Rush. Visitors are transported back to the 1890s as our costumed staff meets, greets, guides, and entertains them. Our site includes everything from gold panning, to Iditarod sled dogs, to an authentic dredge and a chamber where you can experience 40-below temperatures. On site you can enjoy the many attractions and displays including a dress up photo shack, movies, and educational exhibits. There is also a restaurant and brewery to allow our guests to make a day of it at the Klondike Gold Fields. We aren’t just tours – we are an experience!
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Mile 1.7 Klondike Hwy, Skagway, AK
+1 907-983-3175

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just did the basic gold panning for the kids, 6 and 4, and they had a great time panning for their own gold and were thrilled to find some in their pans! Grizzly Anderson was our guide and he was great. Good time for...More

Thank DaveRadljost
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Certainly among the more reasonably priced excursions.....you get a lot for your money. You will find gold when panning (you receive a pan full of local dirt with gold mixed in, there isn't and there has never been gold in Skagway.). You get an interesting...More

Thank GoFryGo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As best I can tell this is the site where we ended our white pass railway excursion with a BBQ lunch and gold panning (booked through Princess cruise line). It seems to have been renamed Alaska 360. We did not tour the dredge (although it...More

1  Thank hydrorock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a Norwegian cruise a week ago and our entire group of 8 went on this tour - all adults. We paid $140/person (5 hour tour which could have been done in less than 4) and were told to bring our passports so...More

1  Thank CMA7117
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was on the Norwegian Sun Cruise and my parents decided on this excursion. The woman in the "gone with the wind" dress that showed us around was very friendly and pleasant! Some of the actors were really good. I liked Juan when he showed us...More

1  Thank Marita C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fireweed Sally, Runaway Jim, and Dakota Panning are a hoot and did a great hosting our group. It was informative and a fun experience. Our kids liked the dogs the best. Food was plentiful and tasty.

Thank Troy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Klondike Gold Dredge after our trip on the White Pass Railway. We had never heard of gold dredging, so we found the brief tour interesting. All the staff were very friendly, funny and welcoming and got into the period costume spirit of things....More

1  Thank Angela Y
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We did this as part of a shore excursion on our Alaska Cruise. We had a White Pass train ride then came back to the Klondike Gold Dredge via bus. It's a fun way to learn about the Good rush & to try your hand...More

Thank sm05060
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This was a fun way to get a feel for what panning for gold was like. It helps that everyone walks away with a little bit of stardust as well

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Want to experience an the excitement of being a prospector? You should go on the Klondike Gold Dredge Tour. The experience took us back to an exciting period in history. Upon entering the site, we were give a lively and humorous demonstration on how to...More

Thank Harriet C
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