Authentic Gold Mine Offering Mine Tours, Gold Panning, & Much More!

In the midst of the majestic Rocky Mountains, the Country Boy Mine was one of the largest and most famous gold mines in Breckenridge, Colorado. Today, we invite you to visit the Country Boy Mine and enjoy the many activities the mine has to offer. Join us for a mine tour into a real gold mine at this historic restored mining site. While at the mine you can also gold pan, pet the burros, slide down the 55 foot ore chute, explore the authentic mine site, view the exhibits and equipment that were used in the mine and visit the general store.  Families have been enjoying this historical landmark and say the Country Boy Mine is one of the best things to do in Breckenridge! The Country Boy Mine has been offering mine tours for over 20 years. The Country Boy Mine is located 2 miles from downtown Breckenridge in Summit County, Colorado.

Voted one of the best things to do in Breckenridge!

Mine Tours one of the best things to do in Breckenridge.

Mine Tours

Explore over 1,000 feet of the original workings of the Country Boy Mine as you feel, hear and smell what it was like to be a Colorado miner!

Gold panning one of the best things to do in Breckenridge.

Gold Panning

Hear the cries of “Gold!”  Gold pan in Eureka Creek.

Country Boy Mine in Breckenridge, Colorado.

Explore Mine Site

Examine the original mining equipment, take a ponder at the old photographs, & have fun with the exhibits.

Things to in Breckenridge shoot the chute

Shoot the Chute

Experience the thrill of sliding down a 55 foot ore chute slide!

Pet the burros in Breckenridge at the Country Boy Mine

Pet the Burros

Roaming burros complete the mining theme! They love to be pet and pose for pictures.

General store at Gold Mine Breckenridge, Colorado.

General Store

Featuring old fashion rock candy, wooden toys, great books about local lore, gold panning supplies and lots and lots of ROCKS!

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