You’ll Love Digging For Topaz At This Unique Texas Ranch

Topaz is an extremely rare gemstone that’s difficult to find in nature. Luckily, it abounds here in Texas — and you can play miner for a day and excavate some yourself at Bar M Ranch in Mason. Whether you’re looking to impress someone with a hand-carved piece of jewelry or simply want the experience of digging for buried treasure, this unique opportunity is sure to be enjoyed by all.

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Reservations are required and can be made by calling (830) 203-1611. For more information, visit the ranch’s website.

Have you ever dug for buried treasure at Bar M Ranch? If so, please tell us all about the experience! Check out our previous article to learn about another epic excavation opportunity: The Epic Park In Texas Where You Can Take Home 300-Million-Year-Old Fossils For Free.