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El Dorado Canyon ATV Ride & Gold Mine Tour with Lunch

by Awesome Adventures
per traveler Price is $199
Duration: {0} Duration: 7h Free Cancellation Free Cancellation No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

Off-road excursion along trails meant for bighorn sheep

Scenic view & learn how miners searched for gold in 1800s

Rugged adventure for both beginners & experienced riders

Covering mountain terrain on 4-wheel-drive, automatic ATVs

Informative, guided tour of Techatticup Gold Mine & lunch

Highlights

Off-road excursion along trails meant for bighorn sheep

Scenic view & learn how miners searched for gold in 1800s

Rugged adventure for both beginners & experienced riders

Covering mountain terrain on 4-wheel-drive, automatic ATVs

Informative, guided tour of Techatticup Gold Mine & lunch

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7:00 AM, Tour in English, includes Food Only

Duration 7h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per traveler
$199

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El Dorado Canyon ATV Ride & Gold Mine Tour with Lunch

Activity Location

El Dorado Canyon

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Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Las Vegas City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Las Vegas


Description

Overview:

This widely popular tour begins with an exhilarating ride through historic Eldorado Canyon. Your 4-wheel-drive ATV traverses rugged trails used today not only by bighorn sheep but formerly designed for mule-driven wagons operated by the pioneers from the not so distant past. Admire the open sky, mountain ridgelines, and the wonderous Colorado River, which leads to the Grand Canyon, before taking in a guided tour of the Tecchaticup mine, the oldest gold & silver mine in Southern Nevada.

Details:

After a safety and operations orientation, both beginners and experienced riders are ready to hit the trail with professional guides. Hop on a late model ATV—4-wheel-drive, fully automatic providing for ease of operation—and ride over extreme mountain terrain, surrounded by a forest of cholla cactus and views of towering, colorful rock formations.

Step into the pages of history with a walking tour of the Techatticup Mine, rumored to be haunted. As part of your guided exploration, you will visit 3 separate mine shafts, one of which drops more than 900 feet (274 m) down. Learn how the hardiest of men labored feverishly looking for gold—chiseling through the mountainside inch by inch and working by candlelight—and see foundations from an original mining camp of the 1800s.

Enjoy a delicious picnic-styled lunch and wrap up your excursion with a convenient ride back to your Las Vegas hotel.


Inclusions

  • Guided ATV tour in El Dorado Canyon and tour of Techatticup Gold Mine

  • Admission fees

  • ATV and helmet rental

  • Brief orientation

  • Boxed lunch and bottled water

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Las Vegas hotel


Know Before You Book

  • You must be 16 or older.

  • Children 17 and younger must be accompanied by a paying parent or guardian.

  • Drivers must be 16 or older and hold a valid driver's license.

  • Maximum group size is 10 people.

  • At least 4 people are required for this activity to take place.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Las Vegas hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


El Dorado Canyon ATV Ride & Gold Mine Tour with Lunch ratings based on 13 Verified Reviews

Expedia Verified Reviews

4.8 out of 5

5/5 Mar 28, 2019

Amazing time! They have it all Four wheeling, kayaking, am Mine and tons of history! Everyone there is nice and easygoing. Our guide Sherman the Great! Very knowledgeable and funny! Fun for the whole family or even just couples. My husband and I would highly recommend it!

5/5 Mar 17, 2019

Great tour/ our tour guide Sherman made the whole day very interesting/ the ATV’s were super fun and the gold mine was a lot more interesting than expected.

Nestor M

United States

5/5 Mar 11, 2019

Loved it. Highly recommend. Good day away from bustle of Las Vegas. ATV tour was great and ok for novices. Walking tour of mine was also good. Sherman our guide made it both informative and fun. Would take whole family next time. Convenient hotel pick up also was awesome.

Andrew Grove

San Antonio