Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine, Chimney Rock

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  • August 6, 2017
    Everyone seemed to be having fun and there were many happy faces. We enjoyed our visit. We did not mine but watched others that they were having a blast.  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    Hands down, this is the very best place to gem mine. The drive was high into the mountains on a paved road that has twists and turns and views that cannot be beat. It is an enjoyable ride to a small t...  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    Staff was friendly, place was busy though, touristy kind of gem mine. With lots of other gem mines around, you might try something a bit more off beaten path so to speak if you want to make gem mining...  more »
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  • June 4, 2017
    Friendly staff and the mining buckets are lots of fun for the kids. You get a good value from the bucket, not a touristy rip off at all.
  • June 2, 2017
    Nice stones at reasonable prices. Fun place for the whole family.
  • May 16, 2017
    So much fun. Great value.
  • November 8, 2016
    Plenty of rocks and gems to see here and in the sister store across the street. The gem mine in the basement gives a decent amount of stones so you are getting your moneys worth. They also toss in the occasional geode and will crack it for you if you ask.
  • April 15, 2017
    Good place to spend money on gems

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