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My 9 year old daughter and I drove out here today. We decided to go to Blue Point because it was on Trip Advisor even though Diamond Willow Mine’s signs were everywhere and looked more modern than Blue Point’s. I was happy with our decision...More
To reach the mine takes perhaps 20 minutes and some of the roads are in poor shape. It can be rather dusty. Upon reaching the mine (open pit) you will see building. Here you pay your admission. You can also buy snacks and drinks here....More
We chose this amethyst mine based on the reviews that we read on Tripadvisor. When we pulled up, we saw the owner cleaning up some pieces of amethyst. He was friendly and told us $25 cash a bucket. We took the bucket and got plenty...More
We come up to Thunder Bay just to get amethyst, so this trip we decided to hit both Blue Point and Panorama. I think if you know what to expect from both places, you will have an excellent time.
Blue point is the place to...More
Visited this mine with my geologist sister. We had the correct equipment (you must have hard hat, goggles, chisel, sledgehammer, and absolutely critical landscaping gloves, steel toed boots, and credentials that you are either a geologist or have had mine safety training) and were allowed...More
He’s the nicest man that own the mine. This mine is a wonderful place to spend the afternoon looking for amethyst. I could spend days there. The signage was spot on for directions, my friends and I had so much fun. Hope you...More
Been there a few times especially when I get out of town visitors. Very good amethyst samples to get here, Friendly people.Not far from the City of Thunder Bay, actually a very nice ride to get there and if you are lucky you might get...More
You either need a passport or an enhanced drivers license. I had a passport and my sister had the enhanced id. By the way, if you want to get your passport stamped at the border, you need to request that at the border.