Clubs and Organizations

Often a person who becomes interested in some aspect of earth sciences has very few places to go for help or advice. The following Clubs have been formed to promote their interests whether it is Goldpanning Prospecting or Mining or Canadian History and contacting them can be a of great help to you.


Klondike Visitors Association

Klondike Placer Miners Association

Yukon Energy Mines and Resources


BC Placer Miners Association

Cariboo Gold Mining Association

Cariboo Mining Association

Vancouver Island Placer Miners Association

Vernon Placer Miners Association

The Vernon Placer Miners meet the first Tuesday of every month starting in October through to June. Meetings start at 7:00 PM and goes to 9:00 PM. The location is: the Peace Lutheran Church Hall at 1204 30th Ave, Vernon BC. The easist way may be to go out Hwy 6 towards Lumby. Turn left at seven eleven and go through 4 way stops on 19th st. until hitting 30th ave. Then turn right and go up to Peace Lutheran Hall on right a couple of blocks up. There is a big parking lot there. Any questions call Jerry at 250-549-4395.


Alberta Gold Prospectors Association.  For more Information please contact: agpa@agpa.ca

Edmonton Gold Prospectors Association -
Regular meetings are generally held the second Thursday of the month from October to May with the exception of December.

If you need any more information on the location etc. please don’t hesitate to email and we will try and answer any questions you may have.

Campouts and other get togethers are held from June to September and they will be announced.

The Longshot Club

Directory of Placer Miners