Gold Panning championships
Gold Panning Championships is the oldest event that has been arranged in the Gold Village every year.
People have been competing in gold panning in Tankavaara since 1973 and the tradition still lives strong with new competitors participating every year.
Pictures are from year 2011.
More pictures: Gold Panning Finnish open championships
Event coordinator: Esko Orava
More about the event: Gold Panning Finnish open championships in Tankavaara