Noted Gem Hunting Sites In The US

Try your luck at these top sites for gem hunting in the US and see if you can become the next famous prospecto

Emerald Hollow Mine, Hiddenite, North Carolina

The only emerald mine in the US for public gem hunting also yields gems like sapphire, aquamarine, tourmaline, topaz and garnet

Crystal Grove Diamond Mine, St. Johnsville, New York

Explore this mine to find some of the most beautiful Herkimer diamonds, the unique quartz crystals that were first discovered in NY

Bonanza Opal Mine, Denio, Nevada

Open only from May to September, this mine is famous for its fiery fire opals

Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine, Philipsburg, Montana

If the unique beauty of Montana sapphires is what you’re looking for, exploring this mine will help you get what you seek

Cherokee Ruby & Sapphire Mine, Franklin, North Carolina

Be a lone prospector or take your family there because the backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains will amplify the fun quotient of the trip

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