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Welcome to Dukes Creek Mines

Founded inthe gold mine focused on removing gold trapped in quartz veins throughout the property. Head feet underground and over years back in gold to experience and as a turn of the century gold miner. Your tour guide will demonstrate how miners blasted quartz veins to uncover huge deposits of gold. After your underground tour, our miners will teach you how to pan for gold and you will have the chance to strike it rich. We offer gold panning, gem mining, gem cutting and more year round and rain or shine.

The Mine remains at a comfortable 60 degrees year round. As a reminder, this is a walking tour. Guests enter the mining via three flights of stairs and two ramps. Strollers are not permitted in north Mine. Pets are not permitted on the mine tour, mining area or gift shop.

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Service animals must have proper paperwork to be permitted. Tennis shoes are recommended and closed toed shoes are a must! Please arrive one hour before close. Nearlyfolks will descend upon the Dahlonega downtown to commemorate the discovery of gold north by Benjamin Parks in Check out gems official route. The entry price increases on October 19 at 5: The festival officially begins at 9: The weekend will also include magic shows, fashion shows, wrist wrestling, story telling, saw competitions, and the music of the Gina Bailey Band, T.