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Open Wed - Sun 11:00am to 3:00pm
Are You Ready to Go 1,000 ft Underground?
Get Ready for Your Adventure!
Do You Have Gold Fever?
Get Ready to Find Real Gold!
An Adventure the Whole Family Can Enjoy!
Let's Go!
See What Made Breckenridge What it is Today!
Learn About the Gold Rush
A Must See When Visiting Breckenridge
What Are You Waiting For?
Established 1887
We Have Been Offering Mine Tours for 24 Years

Experience the Mine Tour

Today, we invite you to visit the Country Boy Mine where you can take a mine tour and venture into a real gold mine at this historic restored mining site!

Go 1,000 ft Underground!

Venture over 1,000 feet into a mountain on one of our exciting mine tours.

Hear, See and Smell What it was Like to Be a Hard Rock Miner

Explore the original workings of the infamous County Boy Mine as you feel, hear & smell what it was like to be a Colorado miner over 100 years ago.

Witness a Live Demonstration of the Jack Leg Drill

Wear a hard hat, witness a live demonstration of the jack leg drill, admire the stories of the blasting monkey and learn about Colorado’s glorious mining history. Your knowledgeable guide will explain how the tunnels were created, the tools needed, the perseverance of the dedicated men and the dangers they faced each day working underground.

Take a Tour Today

The mine tours are approximately 45 minutes long and start promptly at the top of the hour. Please arrive 15-20 minutes before the mine tour of your choice. A jacket and sturdy shoes are recommended. After the mine tour your guide will demonstrate how to pan for gold and you can gold pan for as long as you would like. The only authentic mine tour in Summit County, Colorado. A memorable experience for families of all ages.

What Our Visitors Have to Say

"The Country Boy Mine was the highlight of our trip to Colorado."
Rob & Katie
Pennsylvania
"Our kids are still talking about the trip to the Country Boy Mine. Each child was thrilled to find a piece of Gold."
Peters Family
Michigan
"Going 1,000 feet underground truly was amazing. One of the best mine tours we have experienced."
John & Julie
Georgia