DUKES CREEK MINING COMPANY
Updated 98 days ago
7901 S. Main St., Helen, GA 30545 or
Come pan for gold and screen for gems at North Georgia's best paydirt mines, but don't take our word for it. Come on down and check us out for yourself. With two great locations to serve our customers, both Dukes Creek Gold and Ruby Mines and the new Outpost Gold and Gem Panning Company are open year round and offer a look into the rich gold mining history. We are conveniently located in and around Helen, GA, near the site of the first major discovery of gold in America! Some of you may not know, but Dukes Creek was formerly a productive part of America's first Gold Rush. In George White's 1849 book Statistics of the State of Georgia, he states "The first discovery of gold in this state was made at Duke's Creek, in Habersham (now White) County."... With over 50 years in the mining industry, the folks at the Dukes Creek Gold and Ruby Mining Company know a thing or two about panning for treasure. From humbled beginnings with a local sand and gravel pit to the family adventure you can..
Also known as: Dukes Creek, Dukes Creek Mines