We are currently closed for the season. Preexisting orders and Online orders will still be processed and shipped during the months of January and February. To check on your order status, or to make reservations for the 2023 season, please send us an email at info@gemmountain.com. We look forward to you visiting us during the 2023 season!

Gem Mountain Gemstone Mine

Find treasures that last a lifetime, with an experience to match!

Gem Mountain, Spruce Pine, NC gem harvesting
Gem Mountain Gemstone Mine

Find treasures that last a lifetime, with an experience to match!

Flume Mining

All the action takes place at the flume line! Enjoy the exciting atmosphere of discovery as you find colorful, beautiful, and valuable gemstones!
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Mine Trips

One of our most popular attractions! Join us in digging for your own gems at one of two of our secluded mines! On our four-hour mine trips, whatever you find, you keep!
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Jewelry Making

Create your own piece of forever with the gemstones you find on the flume line or at the mine! We can create anything imaginable; if you can draw it, we can make it!
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General Store

Stroll through our extensive general store and shop lots of amazing gifts including apparel, toys, home decor, a year-round Christmas store, candies, and 16 flavors of homemade ice cream!
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Join us for the last few days of flume mining this year! We will be closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day but will be open December 26th-31st, 10a-5p for our last week of the 2022 season! 

Please remember that we will be closed in January & February but will reopen March 1st for our 2023 season! Online orders and preexisting orders will still be processed and shipped during the months of January & February, however. 

Visit our website at gemmountain.com to find more information about our options for family fun and to help you plan your trip for next year! Also, shop our shippable buckets from our online store that can be shipped right to your front door! ⛏️💎
Our wide array of gemstone and prospecting books are perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about rocks! 💎⛏️

Also pictured: our Gem Mountain Miner Helmets and Grab bags
Let them choose their gift! We have gift certificates available. Stop by or give us a call to purchase! 🎁
Some sparkle for your news feed ✨ This is 7 oval cut faceted garnets set in a 14K yellow gold ring. Zoom in to see those beautiful facets!
Are you ready for Christmas? If not, we have the perfect gift! Shop our mixed gem buckets where you can find your own beautiful gemstones! Make sure to get your bucket orders in by December 15th in order to have them at your door by Christmas!

To buy buckets, just visit our website! https://www.gemmountain.com/shop/ 

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