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4 days ago
“Such a nice experience”
6 Aug 2016
“Our family Vacation ”
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Next to the Hope Historical Museum, Hope, AK
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mr Peck & his friend are a national treasure. My husband & I purchased a $20 bucket & we were given careful instruction on how to pan for gold. And there was indeed gold! This is a one-of-a-kind, individual experience. Mr Peck stays seated nearby.He...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We have the opportunity to visit Mr Peck in Hope Alaska he has a small stand with his wife mr peck it's a lit bit older I believe his in 70 s years old his a charming individual he will teach you had to gold...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank tedsr
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Gold rush peck is a wonderful entertaining educational man. Spent an hour gold panning in Hope Akaska. Got some gold to go home with. Eat at Titos cafe. Great lentil soup

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank paz56
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Myself, Gary, and my girlfriend June, visited Peck in Aug 2015 and everything was great ! Peck is former Airforce and I am a Former Marine. We bought a $60 bucket and had a ball ! If you want to learn gold panning by all...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Gold Rush Peck operates a gold panning operation in Hope, AK. He is very friendly and attentive to his customers and will gladly help you learn the proper way to pan for gold. Follow his instructions and you're sure to leave with some real gold.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank radalady
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Don't pass this guy up. He can be found next to the Hope Historical Museum. We had a blast and it's not easy. Gold Panning Peck is a completely loveable character, real as the gold in his claim. We grabbed the $60 bucket and had...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank just1backpack
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Great fun and he is a character!! We learned a lot about the hard work of gold panning as well. And got to take our little chips home with us. A nice souvenir!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Teree C
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We stopped in Hope, Alaska because we were told this is the place to go gold mining! We found Gold Panning Peck! He was fantastic and showed us how to pan gold in his water tank. It was fun and he was out standing. We...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Michael S
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

My son has gold fever ;) so we tried several gold panning places while on vacation and while yes, this is set up for tourist, my kids found more gold here than in the other panning areas we tried. Peck is a great guy and...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Lyn808
Reviewed 12 May 2014

Gold Rush Peck is a genuine, good ol' American veteran. Even if you think you know how to pan already, go visit Gold Rush Peck for some expert advice and you'll be sure you know how to do it right, and undoubtedly increase your panning...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank John H
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