You Can Still Find Gold In These 9 Wild Wyoming Rivers

Wyoming was a big gold rush state — many Wyomingites laid their roots here as prospectors, fell in love with the landscape, and never left. Did you know there are still several rivers in Wyoming where savvy seekers can find gold? Get ready to get your feet wet for a prospecting adventure you won’t soon forget.

To learn a little more about the hobby of prospecting, read these tips from Rare Gold Nuggets, a site dedicated to prospecting information!

If you’re interested in learning a little more about some of Wyoming’s gold mining history, these stories about South Pass and Atlantic City will fascinate you.