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Fri, Oct 21


Riley's Farm

Riley's Farm Gold Rush Day

Experience 49er life through hands-on experiences, adventures, and character enhancement through this local living history provider. Riley's Farm is a real gem--and a favorite for history learning among students all over Southern California. Activities and a light miner's ration lunch are included.

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Riley's Farm Gold Rush Day
Riley's Farm Gold Rush Day

Time & Location

Oct 21, 2022, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Riley's Farm, 12261 Oak Glen Rd, Yucaipa, CA 92399, USA


About The Event

This is a Living History Field Trip that is fun for ALL ages! 

Every person (2 and up) is required to purchase a ticket, including adults. The experience is a minimum of 4 hours long and inlcudes a "miner's ration" lunch. I recommend bringing a "regular" lunch as well. There is also a restaurant and bakery, as well as a mercantile and a gift shop--so extra money on the day of is a definite option--but is not required. 

This experience is unique in that guests are free to choose stations to visit and how long to stay there--this is what makes it a great experience for all the ages. 

Guests move freely about just as they would in a mining town buying and selling their gold. At the end of the day, count up your currency and participate in an auction where fortune seekers bid on prizes for their hard work. 

Activities include: gold panning, sluice boxes, buying and selling gold, trying out the tools, housekeeping and general life/employment. So, try out the long tom, learn the sluice boxes, and experience the life of prospector. 

Preparatuon beforehand is not necessary--but is always an option. The historians teach as they go. 

For more information you can visit Riley's Farm Gold Rush Field Trip Page. 

The normal Individual cost is $32 per person--our group rate is a reduced price and is reflected above. 

This event has a group. You’re welcome to join the group once you register for the event.
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  • Riley's Farm Gold Rush

    Ticket is required for EVERY person ages 2 and up. Ticket includes living history farm experience, hands-on activities and a "miner's ration" lunch.

    +$0.53 service fee



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