GoldThe Gold Prospectors Association of America is coming to Boise at the Expo Center On May 5-6, 2012.


Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday 10 am – 4 pm
General Admission: $5.00
Kids 12 and under are FREE!
• Free Vial with Gold: to the first 100 paid attendees
Gold Panning Contest
$5.00 entry fee; winner gets cash prize!
• Mucking Contest:
$5.00 entry fee; winner gets cash prize!

The will also teach you how to pan for gold!

The Gold Prospectors Association of America, (GPAA) will be showcasing some of the latest and greatest prospecting equipment, and will be holding advanced seminars on:

  • Basic Prospecting

  • Local Area Geology

  • Metal Detecting

  • Advanced Techniques

  • More!

They are also having major prize giveaways!  Examples of some of the prizes are:

  • Sluices

  • Metal Detectors

  • Highbankers

  • Gold Pans

  • Classifiers

  • Gold Fever DVD Box Sets

…and to one lucky winner each day:
An all-expense paid 2-week trip to GPAA’s Alaska Gold Expedition in Nome!

I know that several of the members of the Idaho Treasure Hunters will be there.  For us, it will be like a kid in a candy store.  Even adults need toys!