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Salty Dog Gem Mine, Murphy

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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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  • This is good family fun. Pan for gold, sluice for gems, wildlife too! Now you buy these bags of dirt/gems....no digging in a hillside or cave. Very clean restrooms. Go to Field of the Woods first, the...  more »
  • This a cute "diamond in the rough" place. We are 5 Florida moms on a weekend getaway. We enjoyed gem mining and gold panning. The Staff is very friendly.  more »
  • Our 4 & 5 year old girls loved mining for gems (we did the big girl bags. Not the treasure bags). The part I loved the best was that each girl walked away with a ring, necklace, bracelet and gem colle...  more »

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