Sutter's Mill Replica
Sutter's Mill Replica

Sutter's Mill Replica at Marshall Gold Discovery SHP

Gold Panning
Gold Panning

Gold Panning in the South Fork of the American River

Horse Team
Horse Team

Team of Horses pulling a wagon during Coloma Gold Rush Live

Sutter's Mill Replica
Sutter's Mill Replica

Sutter's Mill Replica at Marshall Gold Discovery SHP

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Gold Panning Challenge

LAST CHANCE! The final Gold Panning Challenge will be held Saturday, July 3 from 12 to 3 p.m. Don't miss this opportunity to join the competition or better your time!

Take part in the Gold Panning Challenge each Saturday from May 8 through July 3 from 12 to 3 p.m. behind Bekeart’s Gunshop at Marshall Gold Discovery SHP. The individual with the best time in each category from the entire 9 week challenge will be awarded a gold nugget on July 3. Prizes will also be awarded to the 2nd and 3rd place winners in each category. VIEW THE LEADERBOARD

Contestants not only vie against panners from that day, but also against panners from previous weeks.

 

The challenge is a fundraiser for the Gold Discovery Park Association (GDPA), the cooperating association for the park. All proceeds will remain in the park to aid in educational programs. VIEW RULES

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Visit the Marshall Gold Mercantile online, and shop our selection of clothing, gifts, drinkware, souvenirs and more. All proceeds stay in the park.  [SHOP ONLINE]

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The Marshall Gold Mercantile at Marshall Gold Discovery SHP carries a wide variety of clothing, gift items, and books. Now you can also view our book selection and [SHOP ONLINE]

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We are always looking for new volunteers eager to bring history alive in our park. We have so many different opportunities and areas that we can use volunteer help... [READ MORE]