Washington Gold & Silver Mine Tour
Available Tuesday-Sunday at 10am & 1pm. Head 200 feet underground into one of the area’s largest gold and silver mines in the mid-1880s. Learn about the hard-rock mining era, and then pan for gold with help from a local expert. What you find is yours to keep! 465 Illinois Gulch Rd. Directions: Travel south on Main Street, Breckenridge; turn left on Boreas Pass Road and travel 1.0 mile. Turn right onto Illinois Gulch Road; the mine site is about 1/3 of a mile on the left.