Gold Rush Mining Adventures

40016 Big Bear Blvd.
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315- Map It
(909) 866-5678

AAA Editor Notes

Gold Rush Mining Adventures, 40016 Big Bear Blvd., offers visitors the chance to experience "discovering" minerals, rocks and fossils by sifting sand through water that flows through a sluice. Similar fossil, pearl and geode experiences as well as gold panning also are offered.
Prices vary depending on the bag or bucket of minerals/fossils purchased to be sifted but start at $10.
Hours: Daily 9-5. Summer hours are sometimes extended to 6 or 7 p.m. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.