Join the Binkley family of Fairbanks for a trip through Alaska's gold mining history at the Gold Dredge 8. Ride the Tanana Valley Railroad for an adventure into the gold fields of Interior Alaska. A two-hour guided tour.
Enjoy a walking tour of our mining camp. Meet and talk with Alaska miners as you learn about present day placer mining methods. After a short course in gold mining, grab your own "poke" filled with pay dirt right out of a sluice box and try your hand at panning for gold. Everyone finds gold.