Welcome to First Class Miners Inc. A 501C (3) Non-Profit Educational Corporation Dedicated to the advancement of education in placer gold prospecting and mining.
Please check Events Calendar (under club information below) for more information
December 2, 2023 - MEMBERSHIP APPRECIATION BANQUET - 5 PM
January 6, 2024 - GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING - 1 PM
February 3, 2024- ORIENTATION TOUR TO MIDDLE CAMP - 8 AM
February 16-18, 2024 - PRESIDENT'S DAY WEEKEND CAMPOUT
March 10, 2024 - GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING - 1 PM
Be sure to check out Club Resources at the bottom of the page.
This includes membership information, previous events and videos.
The campout at the Humbug claim November 10th- 12th, 2023 was a successful couple of days. Perfect weather, found gold, and Saturday's potluck made for a great weekend camping adventure.
The First Class Miners Gold Prospecting Club joined Valley Prospectors who hosted a Joint Campout at Ord Mountain the weekend of Oct 28th 2023. Vaqlled Prospectors Hosted a Coin Hunt which was followed by the First Class Miners hosting a Gold Panning Competition. Numerous other events ran during the day which was followed by a Chili Cook Off and pot luck dinner.
Each year the First Class Miners sets up a gold panning booth and Historical mining museum at the 29 Palms Pioneer Days Festival....October 21, 2023
Sky's the Limit --- community service event -October 14th, 2023 This event is geared towards education and families with children.