Sluice Boxes & Accessories

Gold Sluices, Sluice Mats and Accessories

Sluice boxes have been used for hundreds of years to process a lot of paydirt in a shorter amount of time than hand panning. Sluice boxes work by washing material over riffles and matting. Washing gold paydirt over riffles breaks up the dirt, introduces bubbles and creates a lot of turbulence. The turbulence around the top of the riffles creates tiny vortices which spin the water and paydirt around and causes the heavy gold to fall out of solution and into the mat below the riffles. If a sluice box is setup correctly it will catch everything from nuggets to flour gold. 

Setting up the gold sluice correctly is important to catching the most gold possible. The sluice needs to be set at the correct angle to allow water to wash over it and wash out worthless tailings while leaving the gold behind. The sluice should be level from side to side so material doesn’t build up on one side of the box. Be sure to call or stop by our store to ask our expert staff for advice about setting up your sluice. 

We carry a wide selection of gold sluices including everything from highbankers to handheld banjo sluices. In addition to different styles of sluices we carry a wide selection of sluice mats, miners moss, vortex mats, and other sluicing accessories. Buy a complete sluice or start with a bare one and configure it however you like. 

In addition to sluices, High Plains Prospectors sells all the gold prospecting equipment you need for your sluice. We’ve got handheld suction dredges, gold pans and gold classifiers. We even stock a full line of gold cleanup tools and accessories.

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Magic Drop: Prevents Fine Gold From Floating
31% off
Magic Drop: Prevents Fine Gold From Floating Gold Prospecting,
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Magic Drop: Prevents Fine Gold From Floating

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$9
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$13
50" Folding Aluminum Sluice Box
34% off
SE 50" Folding Aluminum Sluice Box Gold Prospecting Jobe
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50" Folding Aluminum Sluice Box

Sale price
$139
Regular price
$208
9.25" x 27" Aluminum Fix/Flared Sluice Box with Riffles, Expanded Metal, Miners Moss, & Carpet
20% off
27" Sluice box with matting riffles and expanded metal

9.25" x 27" Aluminum Fix/Flared Sluice Box with Riffles, Expanded Metal, Miners Moss, & Carpet

Sale price
$168
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$210
10" x 34 1/2" Sluice Box With Flare & Matting
21% off
10 x 34.5 inch sluice box with flare
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10" x 34 1/2" Sluice Box With Flare & Matting

Sale price
$166
Regular price
$210
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting
29% off
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting
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12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting

Sale price
$264
Regular price
$369
10" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting
3% off
10" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting
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10" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp - Add Your Own Matting

Sale price
$189
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$194
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting
6% off
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting

12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting

Sale price
$334
Regular price
$355
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Mini Mat Vortex Matting
6% off
12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Mini Mat Vortex Matting

12" x 36" Blank Stream Sluice w/Handle and Mat Clamp With Prospectors Dream Mini Mat Vortex Matting

Sale price
$334
Regular price
$355
12" Micro Pocket Sluice Box for Gold Cleanup
22% off
12" Micro Pocket Sluice Box for Gold Cleanup
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12" Micro Pocket Sluice Box for Gold Cleanup

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$33
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$42
Universal Sluice Box Stand Fits 6" up to 12" Sluice Boxes
18% off
Universal Sluice Box Stand Fits 6" up to 12" Sluice Boxes
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Universal Sluice Box Stand Fits 6" up to 12" Sluice Boxes

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$133
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$161
Little Pickers 18" Sluice Box | High Plains Prospectors
12% off
Little Pickers 18" Sluice Box | High Plains Prospectors
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Little Pickers 18" Sluice Box | High Plains Prospectors

Sale price
$56
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$63
24" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box
17% off
24" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box

24" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box

Sale price
$130
Regular price
$155
24" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet and Hinged Riffle System
12% off
24" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet and Hinged Riffle System

24" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet and Hinged Riffle System

Sale price
$111
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$125
12" x 36" Power Sluice With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting, Stand, and 1,250 GPH Pump
8% off
12" x 36" Power Sluice With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting, Stand, and 1,250 GPH Pump
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12" x 36" Power Sluice With Prospectors Dream Micro Mat Vortex Matting, Stand, and 1,250 GPH Pump

Sale price
$501
Regular price
$543
Sluice Flare for 12" Sluice Box
17% off
Sluice Flare for 12" Sluice Box
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Sluice Flare for 12" Sluice Box

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$70
Regular price
$84
30" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet With Flare
12% off
30" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet With Flare

30" Stream Sluice w/Handle Portable with Carpet With Flare

Sale price
$147
Regular price
$166
36" Gold Prospecting Sluice
16% off
36" Gold Prospecting Sluice
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36" Gold Prospecting Sluice

Sale price
$200
Regular price
$237
48" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box with Flare
12% off
48" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box with Flare
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48" Gold Prospecting Sluice Box with Flare

Sale price
$217
Regular price
$244