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Gold Rush Peck

Next to the Hope Historical Museum, Hope, AK
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Our family Vacation

We have the opportunity to visit Mr Peck in Hope Alaska he has a small stand with his wife mr peck... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2016
tedsr
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South Miami, Florida
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Educational

Gold rush peck is a wonderful entertaining educational man. Spent an hour gold panning in Hope... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
paz56
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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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6 Aug 2016
“Our family Vacation ”
27 Jul 2016
“Educational”
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Next to the Hope Historical Museum, Hope, AK
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We have the opportunity to visit Mr Peck in Hope Alaska he has a small stand with his wife mr peck it's a lit bit older I believe his in 70 s years old his a charming individual he will teach you had to gold...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Gold rush peck is a wonderful entertaining educational man. Spent an hour gold panning in Hope Akaska. Got some gold to go home with. Eat at Titos cafe. Great lentil soup

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Reviewed January 27, 2016

Myself, Gary, and my girlfriend June, visited Peck in Aug 2015 and everything was great ! Peck is former Airforce and I am a Former Marine. We bought a $60 bucket and had a ball ! If you want to learn gold panning by all...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2014

Gold Rush Peck operates a gold panning operation in Hope, AK. He is very friendly and attentive to his customers and will gladly help you learn the proper way to pan for gold. Follow his instructions and you're sure to leave with some real gold.

1  Thank radalady
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Reviewed August 31, 2014

Don't pass this guy up. He can be found next to the Hope Historical Museum. We had a blast and it's not easy. Gold Panning Peck is a completely loveable character, real as the gold in his claim. We grabbed the $60 bucket and had...More

1  Thank just1backpack
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Reviewed August 18, 2014

Great fun and he is a character!! We learned a lot about the hard work of gold panning as well. And got to take our little chips home with us. A nice souvenir!

Thank Teree C
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Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stopped in Hope, Alaska because we were told this is the place to go gold mining! We found Gold Panning Peck! He was fantastic and showed us how to pan gold in his water tank. It was fun and he was out standing. We...More

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

My son has gold fever ;) so we tried several gold panning places while on vacation and while yes, this is set up for tourist, my kids found more gold here than in the other panning areas we tried. Peck is a great guy and...More

1  Thank Lyn808
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Reviewed May 11, 2014

Gold Rush Peck is a genuine, good ol' American veteran. Even if you think you know how to pan already, go visit Gold Rush Peck for some expert advice and you'll be sure you know how to do it right, and undoubtedly increase your panning...More

2  Thank John H
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Reviewed August 15, 2013

We were looking for something interesting to do in Hope during a spontaneous road trip. We had been interested in learning how to pan for gold and this was so much fun! We'll never forget Gold Rush Peck and his crazy nature. Definitely something fun...More

1  Thank Katie L
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