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Salty Dog Gem Mine, Murphy

(4.5/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
Salty Dog Gem Mine has a variety of custom made gem bags for kids and adults to enjoy the gem mining experience with guaranteed great results with gems native to North Carolina as well as from around the world. Fossils & rough gem bag also available. Plus pan for gold with ore from an active gold mine in N. Ga. Free instructions and souvineer ID card for gems and authenticity card for the gold panning. Salty Dog Gem Mine is located at WagonMaster Adventure Ranch Fun Park & Gem Mine where other fun activities are available for the whole family like mini golf, skeet & pistol ranges, paintball & BB galleries, wagon rides. PET FRIENDLY & NO ADMISSION FEE
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  • We took our son and his family here Labor Day Weekend. It was very enjoyable for every one. The staff was great and very helpful . Lots to do from sifting for gold and gem stones to paintball and brow...  more »
  • Found some cool rocks. Debbie was very informative. We made a necklace from the gems. My daughter really liked this activity. 
  • Not much more than a touristy type of place here. Minimal fun, the kids will have their fun but this seems to be more of a salted type mine than a find your own.