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American Gold Prospecting Adventures
10% Off Gold Prospecting Classes & Adventures
Learn How to Find Gold in New England
Looking for a new and exciting way to enjoy the outdoors and find gold? American Gold Prospecting Adventures offers hands-on gold prospecting classes and adventures on the rivers and streams of New England.
- Learn all about gold, where it comes from, and where to find gold
- 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!
This is a great adventure for anyone 12 years old and up. We offer discounts for groups of 6 or more. And you’ll receive a 10% discount off 3 or 6 hour classes or adventures if you use your Newburyport.com VIP card or App.
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