About The Boot

Dig into the past at the Broken Boot Gold Mine!

Step into the Black Hills best underground mine tour and return to a time when the powerful punch of a miner’s pick and the roaring boom of another dynamite blast signaled the ongoing search for the richest veins of gold on Earth.

Follow the path of ore cars deep underground into the century-old shafts of the Broken Boot. Walk in the footsteps of thousands of faceless miners who sought their fortunes in the dark and explosive atmosphere of black powder and candlelight.

Visit the authentic Broken Boot Gold Mine, step into history and dig into the past.

Broken Boot Gold Mine Tours every 30 minutes!
Upper Main Street • Deadwood, South Dakota
Ample parking available
AAA, Senior, CAA and large group discounts available
Reservations suggested for bus tours and large groups
Open daily 8 am - 6 pm, Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Last *regular* tour of the day at 5pm.
Candlelight Tour at 5:30pm (must be 12+ years old, call for reservations). No reservations are necessary for regular tours, 8am - 5pm.

Prices do not include gold panning, tour-only.
Child (5 yrs & Under) Free - Student (6 - 17 yrs) $4.00 - Adult (18 - 59 yrs) $6.00 - Senior (60 yrs & Older) $5.00 - AAA $5.00 - Military (w/ ID) $5.00
Candlelight Experience Tour: $10.00
Minerís Morning Experience: $45.00

Gold Panning Lesson (You keep the gold!) $8.00
Gold Panning Lesson + Gold Pan (You keep the gold AND the pan!) ask for price
Gold Pan (No lesson, no gold, you just want the tools of the trade.) ask for price
Creekside Gold Panning Experience: $25.00

© Broken Boot Gold Mine • Deadwood, South Dakota
Telephone: 605-578-9997 • Email: [email protected]