Country Boy Mine is one of the largest gold mines in Breckenridge. Guests can go on a guided adventure over 1,000 feet in to the authentic gold mine, pan for gold in Eureka Creek, or enjoy dinner, or take scenic and private sleigh rides drawn by powerful Draft horses.

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Family Review of Country Boy Mine

Away Travel Expert: Christine Loomis
FamilyExpert Rating 4.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Children aged 3 - 5 , 6 - 12 and 13 - 17
FamilyExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • Once a working gold mine, Country Boy Mine gives visitors an authentic look at mining 100 years ago--1,000 feet underground. The tour, complete with hard hats and drilling sound effects, takes 45 minutes, but stay a couple of hours to pan for gold, slide down the 55 foot ore chute, and meet the mine's friendly burros.
  • The mine is a constant 45 degrees year-round, meaning it feels cold in summer and relatively warm in winter. Wear a jacket and dress in layers, and make sure everyone in the family wears appropriate walking shoes.
  • Tours depart every hour on the hour, but days vary with the season, so check in advance. Ages three and younger are free.

0542 French Gulch Road
Breckenridge, Colorado
Price: Adults $18.95 Children (4-12) $12.95; $9.95 to just Gold Pan.

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Price Information: Adults $18.95 Children (4-12) $12.95; $9.95 to just Gold Pan.
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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