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Gem Valley Montana - CLOSED

4099 U.s. 89, Livingston, MT 59047
+1 406-222-2193
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Great staff!

Both of my kids (age 10 & 15) are big into gems, so this was a must do activity. It was very hot... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Wheeling, West Virginia
via mobile
Great Value and lots of fun!

Gem Valley is a fun place to stop and search for gems. The gravel I have purchased there has... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Iowa City, Iowa
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4099 U.s. 89, Livingston, MT 59047
+1 406-222-2193

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Both of my kids (age 10 & 15) are big into gems, so this was a must do activity. It was very hot, so we were all glad that we chose the small bag of gravel to pick through. It's a bit of a tedious...More

Thank Nharder72
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Gem Valley is a fun place to stop and search for gems. The gravel I have purchased there has yielded many large stones, most that didn't need heat treatment. Heat treatment costs extra and adds time to the processing of the jewelry. I have had...More

Thank Moogie712829
Reviewed 2 September 2015

It was really fun trying to find gems out of those bags of small rocks. The lady showed us the process on how to get the gems and separate them from the rest of "trash". Honestly, you won't find anything really worth any money. But...More

Thank Justgivemehaha
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I LOVE this place & I love the convenient location too! My husband & our 2 young children had fun playing in the sandbox near by while I sifted through rocks for sapphires & garnets & I was able to take the rest of the...More

3  Thank LBpowers
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Took our kids, plus cousins kids here, so there were 7 of us. We did both a Garnett and sapphire bag. Bs tag was great and came out to assist quite a bit. Instructions were good. The activity was cool and the kids really got...More

Thank rupking
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I'm SO glad we stopped here. We had so much fun. The person working was very helpful and advised us about what type of rock bags to pick out. We went with the smallest of the bags for garnets and sapphires (one of each). She...More

1  Thank Courtney K
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Took my three boys, wife & mother-in-law & had a great time mining for the gems. We found 19 cts. of rough garnets & that was only a fourth of the bag & taking the rest home to go through as a great past time....More

3  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 2 September 2014

While we were in South Dakota our two youngest daughters wanted to pan for gold. Because the lines were long we told them that we would go another day. Two days later we were in Cody and couldn't find another panning or mining experience. My...More

5  Thank mbuttler
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I took my girls to the Gem Valley to see what treasures we could find. We bought a 25lb bag of rocks that had garnets in it. After showing us how to pan for them and what to look for, we spent several hours searching...More

5  Thank Brodiekat01
Reviewed 26 July 2014

So fun to search for gems! Went with my two boys ages, 11 and 6. We all had a blast being "treasure hunters." Highly recommend.

1  Thank tiaraclub
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