You’ll Get Hooked On Rockhounding When You Visit Rockhound Ridge Gem Mine In North Carolina
Whether you’re new to the hobby of gem mining or you’re already knee deep into this fun past time, a visit to Rockhound Ridge Gem Mine near Sylva, North Carolina, will either ignite or reignite the passion for rockhounding. That’s because not all gem mines operate the same way. At some, you’ll mine natural, unpeppered soil and whether you find anything is up to chance. But at Rockhound Ridge, you’re guaranteed to find a certain amount of gems in that bucket of soil you purchase. The experience is a shoe-in for those just starting their rockhounding journey.
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Rockhound Ridge Gem Mine is open six days a week (every day except Wednesday) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn more from the official website for Rockhound Ridge Gem Mine, and give it a follow on Facebook here.
Address: 8430 US-441, Sylva, NC 28779, USA
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: [email protected]
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