Welcome to New Mexico's first and oldest gold prospecting organization!
If you're looking for a fun, family oriented gold prospecting organization, then the Gold Prospectors Association of New Mexico may be for you. Here at GPANM, our members have access to numerous claims around the state, including some only 30 minutes from Albuquerque. Our mission is to allow our members access to profitable mining claims. We have monthly outings that focus on family fun, as well as providing helpful knowledge and tips on gold prospecting. We pride ourselves on being good stewards of the land and good neighbors to fellow claim and property owners. Come to our next meeting and join in the fun!
GPANM Purpose as outlined in our By-Laws
The Purpose of this organization is to promote fellowship and understanding among men and women engage in mining and to protect the rights given us under the U.S. Mining Law of 1872; to serve as a platform for the exchange of ideas and information about prospecting; and how to obtain the most enjoyment and success from prospecting in our area.
Read about GPANM in the New Mexico Magazine article here!