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UTV Desert Adventure Eldorado Canyon Tour

Prices from $190
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This Eldorado Tour just outside Las Vegas includes a tour of the Techatticup Gold Mine, once the largest producing Gold Mine in Southern Nevada. Challenge yourself and others as you participate in an challenges, including Target Shooting with Hatchets, Archery and Air Guns. Your guide will take you on an Off-Road Excursion in a 6 passenger UTV, on trails originally traversed by mule driven ore carts. Also includes Gold Panning.


Times and Location

Departing Time: 7:00AM (April 15th – September 30th)
Departing Time: 9:00AM (October 1st – April 14th)
Departing Location: Las Vegas
Destination: Eldorado Canyon
Tour Duration: Approximately 6-7 hours (hotel to hotel)

Details

  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
  • Enjoy a scenic and comfortable ride from Las Vegas to Eldorado Canyon
  • Receive a Safety Operations Orientation
  • Guided tour into the Techatticup Gold Mine
  • Walking tour of the Techatticup Millsite
  • Explore the Savage Mine, venture deep into this rumored haunted gold mine
  • Visit another 3 different shafts

Inclusions

  • Round Trip Transportation
  • Professional Guide
  • ATV or UTV Tour
  • Gold Mine Tour
  • All Gear-Boxed Lunch-Bottled Water

Need To Know

  • Operators must be 16 years old or older with a valid Driver’s License
  • Under 18 must have parent/guardian present
  • No high heels, flip flops, sandals or open toed shoes
  • Sneakers, boots or closed toed shoes only.
  • Reservations Required
  • All participants must complete a Participant Agreement/Acknowledegement of Risk Form
  • Minimum 4 to operate any tour

Description

This Eldorado Tour just outside Las Vegas includes a tour of the Techatticup Gold Mine, once the largest producing Gold
Mine in Southern Nevada. Challenge yourself and others as you participate in an challenges, including Target Shooting with Hatchets, Archery and Air Guns. Your guide will take you on an Off Road Excursion in a 6 passenger UTV, on trails originally traversed by mule driven ore carts. Also includes Gold Panning.

The Techatticup Gold Mine was once the largest producing Gold Mine in Southern Nevada. It’s the oldest, richest and
most famous gold mine in Southern Nevada .You will visit historical sites where steamboats docked and stamp mills
operated over 100 years ago. Man per man and mile per mile Eldorado Canyon has a wider range of historical events than anywhere in the Wild West.This guided above and below ground mining tour will take you into the mine and the history of the oldest and most famous gold mine in Southern Nevada.This tour will consist of a walking tour of the old Techatticup Millsite. This is where the ore was brought out of the mine to the stampmill, crushed to a powder and mixed in cyanide tanks where the gold and silver were separated. We’ll then proceed into the Savage Mine some 500 feet where you will view up and down slopes and actually see the veins they chased The air temperature in the mine is a cool comfortable 70 degrees year round. We will venture deep into this rumored haunted gold mine and visit 3 different shafts, one of which drops down to over 900 feet.Learn how the hardiest of men labored feverishly looking for GOLD! Chiseling their way through the mountainside inch by inch, with the most primitive of tools and working by candlelight


Note:

+ Additional Information
Please note: This does not mean you must make a reservation for 4 people. It means that tours only operator when at least 4 total people are booked. If less than 4 people are booked 24 hours prior to your scheduled tour, you have the option to 1) Reschedule your tour, or 2) Cancel reservation with no fees.

Free round trip transportation is provided for regular tours of 12 or less people. If you have a group of more than 12, please visit our Group Events Page for more information.

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