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American Gold Prospecting Adventures

  • Gold Prospecting Adventures
  • Tours - Guided
110 Haverhill Road
Suite 505
Amesbury, MA 01913
(978) 609-5303

About Us

Our goal is to introduce and inform those interested in gold prospecting to this fascinating and unique outdoor experience. We have all the equipment you will need for an exciting adventure!

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  • About

    Our goal is to introduce and inform those interested in gold prospecting to this fascinating and unique outdoor experience. We have all the equipment you will need for an exciting adventure!

    Ready to find some gold?

    Learn how to prospect for GOLD in the rivers and streams of New England…and find your own GOLD!

    • Learn all about gold, where it comes from, and where to find it
    • Learn panning and sluicing techniques
    • All equipment included for use that day
    • Keep all the gold you find!

    Locations are in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Here is a typical class in a nutshell:

    • We discuss the sources of gold, specifically the area we are in, and how it moves
    • How to choose a good spot to prospect, reading a river, and good digging techniques
    • Panning techniques, the most critical step in effective prospecting
    • Hands on panning instruction
    • Setting up and running a sluice and gold trap
    • And of course, finding some gold!

  • Highlights

    • Learn all about gold, where it comes from, and where to find it
    • Learn panning and sluicing techniques
    • All equipment included for use that day
    • We discuss the sources of gold, specifically the area we are in, and how it moves
    • Panning techniques, the most critical step in effective prospecting
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  • Whom to Contact

    • Mr. Jim Somers
      Owner
      44 Merrimac St.
      Newburyport, MA 01950
      Phone: (978) 609-5303