Jackson Hole Trading Post & Gem Mine, Highlands

(4.1/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
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  • We've experienced several of the area's local gem mines over the last decade and always end up back at Jackson Hole for another treasure hunt each year. Larger buckets tend to have the larger stones i...  more »
  • Best gem mining place I've visited. Not only did we get a wide variety of gems in our 2 for $50 buckets, but they were big and beautiful. Kids loved it. Lots of adorable items in their shop. Mention w...  more »
  • We have young children and were looking for a fun activity in the mountains. Both the kids and adults enjoyed this stop.  more »
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  • Stopped in thinking this would just be a tourist gimmick but had a great time! Looked around the store and bought some delicious strawberry jelly. As we were checking out the gem "mining" caught our eye so we bought a $30 bucket to "mine". We sifted through the bucket with our dog on the porch and had a lot of fun doing it. Staff was super helpful & friendly, definitely worth a visit if you're looking for something unique to do.
  • This place brought out the kid in me for sure!!! Even though it kind of had a "set up" feeling to it, I mean everything was already in buckets and stuff, it was still a neat experience. The gift shop was amazing as well with some beautiful jewelry.
  • Decent gems and friendly service.
  • Gem mine is fun, but a little expensive for the buckets.
  • We had a great experience here with 7 year olds. They enjoyed the mining and my daughter had a pendant made from one of the gems that she found. My wife liked it so much that she will be having a pendant made from another of the gems for Christmas. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable; I would call it a good family activity.