Reed Gold Mine

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, Oct 8, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, Sep 17, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, Aug 13, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, Jul 9, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, Jun 11, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Mining in Society Merit Badge Workshop

Sat, May 14, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Boy Scouts can participate and earn the Mining in Society merit badge at Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Reed Gold Mine Homeschool Day

Fri, Nov 18, 2022, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Homeschool children can learn and experience historic gold mining practices through tours and interpretive stations around the Reed property.

Reed Gold Mine Gold Panning Season Opens April 1

Fri, Apr 1, 2022, 9:00am - Mon, Oct 31, 2022, 5:00pm

The Reed gold panning season opens April 1. Visitors 8 and older can purchase up to 2 pans each to try their luck to "strike it rich" along the panning troughs. Tickets are $3.21 per person for all 8 and older.

Reed Gold Mine Carolina Gold Rush Day

Sat, Mar 19, 2022, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Reed will highlight the 1850s-mining era with living history demonstrations of surface and underground mining, hands-on mining activities and other demonstrations. Costumed interpreters will show cradle and log rockers used to sort through dirt and find large nuggets on the surface. Others will show how blasting holes were drilled and gold bearing quartz rock was removed from the mine. The California-type 10-stamp mill will show how rock was mixed with mercury to extract gold.

Reed Gold Mine - A Golden Christmas

Sat, Dec 4, 2021, 2:00pm

Reed Gold Mine is excited to kick off the holiday season with you at our annual “Golden Christmas” event on Saturday, December 4th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.