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Covered outdoor and cool indoor summer gem mining all season. At Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, in Hendersonville, NC, you become a prospector from the 1800's and mine for real gem stones that you can keep! Gems that are found daily include Rubys...more
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Saw this place while researching the area on TripAdvisor and then it ended up being down the street from where we were staying. Since it rained one of the afternoons, we decided to give it a try for our 4 year old. He enjoyed the...More
These people are the best! My Son-in-law is a friend of the owner and he prearranged a deal for us. We arrived with our 7 grandchildren and they were all set up for us. (Ages 3 to 11). Everyone was very gracious and helpful and...More
Our family really enjoyed "mining" for gems in the large washtub. Totally worth $150 for the almost two hours of working together and uncovering many (some large pieces) of a variety of gems. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful - even on a busy...More
This place was even better than we could imagine! Our family had so much fun together. Our oldest who is 11 loves rocks and minerals so we suprized him with this trip....the smile and fun he had here was priceless! The staff were so helpful...More
Never been to a place like this, but we’re very glad we did. Looking for the gems is fun for everyone.
And the staff was terrific! One of them was very knowledgeable and took her time with everyone, young and old. So we learned a...More
Super, fun place!!! We have been here on numerous occasions while traveling to the beach from our home. It is a great place to stop for a break and some fun. Our grandkids beg to stop so they can mine. We have never been disappointed....More
Dean C, Owner at Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for your continued support of our gem mine. We really appreciate your business!