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Salty Dog Gem Mine, Murphy

Categories: Tourist Spots, Mines
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 40+ 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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  • 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. 
  • Every other gem mine we have ever been to has accessible hours. This mine is only open from Thursday to Saturday, so if you come into town for the weekend, don't let your kids find that brochure. BIG ...  read more »
  • We brought our 13 and 17 year old here and really enjoyed it. They did gem mining, paint balls and our favorite mini golf. The lady at the desk and our helper Joseph were extremely nice. It was a nice...  read more »
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