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Backcountry Adventure


Approximately 8 1/2 hours

Daily Departures:

May 29 -September 14


Price from

Per Person - $249.95

  • Meal Provided
  • Moderate Activity Level

Get ready to experience an adventure that takes you back in time of what gold miners of Alaska endured during the gold rush days. Your tour begins with a relaxing one-hour scenic float trip on the Kenai River. Once docked, you’ll hike for approximately ½ mile to Wild Creek where you will begin your gold panning adventure. You will get a demonstration on gold panning along with a safety briefing before your search for gold begins! Enjoy your picnic lunch before leaving Wild Creek. You’ll enjoy a 2½-hour float trip to Jim’s Landing where your shuttle awaits you to take you back to the lodge.

Special Note

Dress in warm layers. Rubber boots, rain gear and panning equipment will be provided.

This tour can only be booked in conjunction with a Gray Line Alaska package. To add this tour to your package, please call 1-888-425-1737.