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We had a great time sifting through the dirt in search of gems! The kids loved it so much! There was a little shop that was able to place your finds in products, but they were closed when we went, I totally would have brought...More
We drove back excited to mine for gemstones and Noone eas there but a doggie in a building and a few feral cats..called the # man said that we had to call ahead this time of year if we wanted access. .total bummer!! I hope...More
This was our first experience gem mining and we'd definitely do it again. Farmer Joe was very friendly and knowledgeable. He also made a pendant for my daughter and I out of one of the gems we found, see pictures.
The mine is 6 miles...More
This is a real gem mine where many artisans and craft people spend hours searching through buckets of sand for gem quality or maybe I should say stones of sufficient quality to make pendants and other delights for sale at fairs and festivals. Unlike those...More
Brought our two kids 7 and 9, we all enjoyed our time. It was exactly what I expected, yes totally a pile of sand, but who really thinks your going mining in a cave anyhow!? We didn't end up with that many gems though, but...More