Dredge No. 4 National Historic Site

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Dawson City, YT Y0B 1G0- Map It
(867) 993-5023

AAA Editor Notes

Dredge No. 4 National Historic Site is 12.3 km (7.8 mi.) s. on Bonanza Creek Rd. This massive eight-story dredging machine rests alongside Bonanza Creek where it sifted millions of dollars' worth of gold from 1899 to 1959. The dredge was once the largest wooden-hull mining dredge of its kind in North America. Visitors can learn about the machine's history through interpretive panels in the parking lot as well as through a smartphone application, children's activity booklets and tablet rentals at the visitor center. Tours are provided by Goldbottom Mine Tours.
Guided tour $20; $10 (ages 7-15). Tablet rental $5. Interpretive site brochure $2.
Hours: Daily 9:30-4, mid-May to late Aug.; schedule varies late Aug. to mid-Sept.