125th anniversary celebration of Porcupine's gold rush coming to Haines


September 28, 2023

A gold nugget from Porcupine Creek worth $1500 will be raffled off as part of the festival.

A spontaneous visit this summer to Porcupine's only remaining gold mine sparked the idea for a celebration of gold rush in the region in Haines, which starts on Oct. 5.

"I visited Mark Sebens mine this summer. Once I got back, I started going th...

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