Open for you 2016: 10 April to 10 October.
10 April – 19 June. Please Note: Book before.
High season(full open):
20 June – 21 August from 10.00 to 17.00, You do not need to book, you are welcome whenever you want. We recommend you to start around 10 o´`clock because then you have the whole day to pan for gold.
22 August – 10 October Please Note: Book before.
Price – Adult 490 kr – Children 240 kr.
Gold washing with instructor (which is on place the whole day), loan of equipment and mounting of your gold in a glass vial: 490 Kr. The price is for the whole day from 10:00 to 17:00.
Gold washing for children, up to 12 years old, with instructor (which is on place the whole day), loan of equipment and mounting of your gold in a glass vial: 240 Kr. the price is for the whole day from 10:00 to 17:00.
Gold washing is an activity for Adult (and teenagers) but even children can get some satisfaction out of it. It is difficult to mention a specific age, it varies from child to child. Children under 10 years dont always have the patientce to sit and pan for long periods.
More details and some tips.
The earier in the day you start, the more time you have to pan and the more gold you will get with you home.
Bring suitable clothing and rubber boots.(rubber boot is included in the ticket but we do not have more than 60 pairs for loan).
We recommend you to pan for more than 3 hours. it is not a good idea to pan 1 or 2 hours, the longer you pan the more gold you will find.
FAQs, Frequent asked question.
- Is it real gold you find?
Yes, It is real natural gold that you find at our place.
- Is it difficult to learn how to pan?
No, It takes about 1 hour to handle a wash pan.
- Is it big gold flakes?
The gold flakes is in millimeter sizes up to small nuggets.
- Can i bring the gold with me home?
Yes, All gold you find is yours and you can bring it home.
- How much is the gold worth?
It is worth more than 300 Kr/gram.
- Does everybody finds gold? Yes,
If you follow our instruction.
- Is there mosquitoes?
On our camping it is “as usual”, there is mosquitoes but not alot of them. At the gold panning place mosquitoes are rare. small mosquitoes can however occur one or two weeks around midsummer.
- Is it possible to pan gold in Emån river, that flows just 20 meters beside the panning place?
Yes, ofcourse in Emån river, its free to pan for gold. But you must have your own equiment (and knowledge). its free
This place, Ädelfors, got its name after Swedens very first gold was discovered in the year 1738.