You Can Mine Your Own Gold At This One-Of-A-Kind Campground In Alaska
Alaska’s state history is rooted deeply within the availability and easy access of gold! The gold rush hit Alaska hard, enticing people from all over the lower 48 to head up here to try their luck. There are many places in the state where you can recreate what the first miners came here for, but none better than Chicken Gold Camp and Outpost! Just head north to Chicken to this gold mining campground to pan for your very own gold!
Have you ever visited Chicken, Alaska? Did you pan for gold? What did you think of this cool small town? Let us know in the comments below!
Megan McDonald is a writer, photographer, and owner of HuMu Media, an Alaska-based media company. She spends her free time traveling with her husband and daughter, and loves to see and experience new things!