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15Feb 1641
9 Mining Tours in Colorado You Need to Experience – Trips ...

 · Mining is a vital part of Colorado history. This is where the some of the earliest and most substantial gold discoveries were made, and why many of the towns were founded in the first place. If you want to learn more about the state''s fascinating mining history, you won''t have to dig very deep as […]

25Feb 1807
Top Spots For Gem Hunting In The US

The Emerald Hollow Mine is home to the only emerald mine in the United States open for public treasure hunting. You can check out findings from the mine at sluiceways or do your own prospecting, digging, and hunting for a small fee. Gem sluice, Hiddenite, NC. Photo by Robert Nunnally. Licensed under CC By 2.0.

26Feb 1246
Colorado Prospector Club

Welcome to Colorado Prospector club''s website! Gem and mineral prospecting and mining information for National Forest and BLM land. -Photo by Denise Schaefer- The Colorado Prospector club welcomes everyone interested in prospecting or exploring for gem and mineral deposits within (Y)OUR NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS.

8Feb 1945
Sandy Creek Mining Company – Sluice Builder, Gemstone ...

The Sandy Creek Mining Company, Inc. is the wholesale builder and supplier of mining equipment and products used in gemstone panning operations. We provide goods and services to tourist attractions around the world. Our company takes pride in having provided quality …

12Feb 966
American Gemstones: Sweet Home Mine Rhodochrosite from ...

Rhodochrosite can be found in various locations across the world however the most iconic variety is widely agreed to be from the Sweet Home Mine in Colorado. Elizabeth A. Gass, Gemstone Advancement and Education Coordinator at Jewelry Television (JTV), takes us through the history of rhodochrosite mining at the Sweet Home Mine and explores the legendary status acquired by this vibrant pink gem.

29Feb 579
Colorado Claims

Colorado Claims. Click on the County below to see our gold, silver and crystal claims for sale. Call 303-277-1578 for prices and additional information. Notice to Mining Claimants. The mining laws permit the prospector and miner to make reasonable use of a mining claim as long as the use is incident and necessary to prospecting, mining and ...

23Feb 1879

Gemstone quality rhodochrosite, the state mineral, is produced from the Sweet Home Mine located in Alma mining district, Park County. The largest faceted diamond sourced in the United States (16.87 carats) was found in Colorado.

10Feb 1414
Colorado Mines For Sale

Colorado, USA. Historic Golconda Gold Mine. 20 Acre Lode Claim For Sale or Lease. The Golconda Mine is a rare beast, and an incredibly valuable site. With free milling gold …. Gold, Silver. Colorado, USA. Independence Mineral Property CMC289886 & CMC289887. 40 Acre Gold Claim - 2.3 OPT AU - Pitkin County, Colorado.

29Feb 1312
Gem Mine, Gem Park complex, Fremont Co., Colorado, USA

Gem Mine, Gem Park complex, Fremont Co., Colorado, USA : Ref.: Eckel, Edwin B. (1997), Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised: 16. This old mine, known since Cross (1884), is near the valley floor on the southern slopes of Gem Mountain on the North side ...

6Feb 1402

Gem Mountain Montana Sapphire gemstones and jewelry including rings, pendants, earrings, bracelets, and gents rings. Natural Sapphire Gemstones With an extensive selection of carat weight, size and cut you''ll find both loose faceted stones and sapphire jewelry in …

20Feb 1844
Homesites & Mining Claims For Sale

Three Acre Riverfront Homesite - Creede, Colorado United States. Lot Acres: 3.43 County: Mineral. - 300+ ft of Rio Grande Waterfront - Build a Home on the River with a View of the Mountains - Almost 3.5 Acres - Vista Grande Subdivision - More than 1/2 Mile of River Access - Protective Covenants. Homesites & Mining Claims.

27Feb 1247
Kid-Friendly Gold Mine Tours in Colorado

 · The Country Boy Mine is one of the many restored gold mines of Colorado that is now open for tours. It is located only a few miles from downtown Breckenridge. Before entering the mine everyone is provided with hard hats, or bike helmets for the kids. Safety first. The tour into the mine is an easy, level walk 1,000 feet deep into the mountain.

28Feb 801
Best 11 Gem Mining in Colorado Springs, CO with Reviews ...

Gem Mining in Colorado Springs on YP . See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for the best Mining Consultants in Colorado Springs, CO.

8Feb 900
Mining | State Land Board

The Colorado Division of Mining, Reclamation, and Safety (DRMS) is the regulatory agency for solid mineral development in Colorado. The State Land Board is a separate agency from DRMS. Our agency and our lessees are subject to the same local, state, and federal rules and requirements as …

11Feb 764
Fee Mining and Digging for Gems, Minerals, Gold, Crystals

Fee mining sites are places where you can pay a fee to dig for rocks, minerals, gold or gemstones and keep whatever you find. There are many places in the United States where you can pan for gold and have a reasonable chance of finding some. There are also places where you can find ruby, sapphire, opal and many other gemstones.

19Feb 1067
gemstone mining in colorado

Colorado Gemstones Aquamarine Rhodochrosite Amazonite,Colorado Gemstone Mining Colorado Gemstones A wide variety of gems have been mined in Colorado For a short time Colorado had the only commercial diamond mine in North Colorado Rhodochrosite Colorado Aquamarine Colorado Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Colorado Diamonds...As a leading global manufacturer of crushing …

2Feb 560
Kelsey Lake Diamond Mine

Kelsey Lake Diamond Mine is a defunct diamond mine in Colorado, USA is located in the State Line Kimberlite District, near the Wyoming border, and consists of nine kimberlite volcanic pipes, of which two were open pit mined.. At the time it was operating, it was the United States'' only modern diamond mine, and only the second commercial diamond mining operation in North America, the first ...

27Feb 1700
Colorado Mines For Sale

Great Colorado Mine. Larimer County. 20.66. Available Now! No Longer Available. I search long and hard to find you the best historic mineral claims, sites, silver mines, and gold mines in Colorado! Based out of Fort Collins, I work my own gold mines on the weekends near Rustic up the Poudre Canyon, in the historic Manhattan Gold Mining District.

18Feb 1268
Colorado Gem & Mineral Co.

Welcome to Colorado Gem & Mineral Company. We offer crystalized minerals, gems and collectibles (from deer antlers to seashells and fossils) in all price ranges, at affordable prices and we''ve been in business for 40+ years. We keep costs down by not having a retail store or having a lot of employees.

11Feb 501
Colorado Gemstones! Aquamarine, Rhodochrosite, Amazonite

Colorado Gemstones. A wide variety of gems have been mined in Colorado.For a short time, Colorado had the only commercial diamond mine in North America.The state is also famous for its aquamarine, rhodochrosite, amazonite, smoky quartz, and other minerals.For some of these materials, gem-quality crystals are sought by both gem …

2Feb 1715
The 7 Best Reality Mining TV Shows | tvshowpilot

 · Jade Fever. Last on our list of the best reality mining TV shows is also one of the newer ones, with its premiere in 2015 and having just wrapped up its fifth season. Jade Fever is a search for the nephrite jade gemstone in Canada. Primarily in the Jade City, Cassiar Mountains region. And Turnagain River basin in British Columbia.

26Feb 1926
A Visitor''s Guide to Colorado Gemstones

Gemstone Mining in the United States - geology

2Feb 1479
Best 30 Gem Mining in Denver, CO with Reviews

IN BUSINESS. Website Services. (303) 573-1660. 1660 Wynkoop St Ste 1000. Denver, CO 80202. From Business: Royal Gold, located in Denver, is a publicly traded precious metals royalty company. The company owns and manages royalties on precious metals mines, and,…. 3. Geovic Mining Corp.

24Feb 674
Salida Colorado Rockhounding and Mineral Collecting in the ...

The mine was finally closed in 1952. Minerals to be found in the area around the mines and dumps include: smithsonite and cerrusite, pyrite, chalcopyrite, galena, sphalerite, rhodochrosite, rhodonite, and quartz. Access: From Nathrop Post Office go south, take Colorado …

22Feb 888
Public Gold, Gem $ Mineral Mines in Colorado

Colorado is a beautiful state with fascinating geology. There is an abundant variety of gems and minerals that are found in this state, including amazonite, topaz, quartz, and gold. Here are several public mining sites that you can visit and dig for gold and a variety of minerals in Colorado.

28Feb 1201
THE 10 BEST Colorado Mines (with Photos)

Highest rated attractions on Tripadvisor, based on traveler reviews. Things to do ranked using Tripadvisor data including reviews, ratings, photos, and popularity. 1. Argo Mill and Tunnel.

18Feb 1021
Mine Tours and Gold Panning Breckenridge Colorado ...

TripAdvisor. Voted "the best thing we did in Colorado" Country Boy Mine is so much more than Breckenridge''s only real gold mine tour, with monster truck historic hay rides and award winning treasure hunts also on offer. Take an award winning 1000 foot deep tour into one of Colorado''s most famous mines, take part in one of our highly ...

20Feb 1210
Rockhounding In Colorado: Where To Find Geodes

 · Gems, then, are the flowers of the minerals that have ornamental value because of their beauty, durability and, occasionally, some degree of rarity. Colorado ranks among the most strongly mineralized areas in the world, and it''s especially noted for alabaster, amethyst, lapis lazuli (blue sapphire), topaz and turquoise.

23Feb 706
Public Dig Sites Across Colorado – Finding Gold in Colorado

There are a surprising number of places in Colorado where you can dig for free (or for a token fee). The places I have highlighted here are ALL places where you don''t need to worry about federally registered mining claims or hostile private property owners. All of these sites allow pans and sluices.

25Feb 653
Mining In Colorado | The Diggings™

 · Mining Claims (BLM) Colorado has 302,591 mining claims on public land listed in The Diggings™. Of these claims, 4.72% are active while 95.28% are now closed. Gunnison, Montrose, and San Miguel are the most active counties in Colorado.

26Feb 1021
Best Sites for Rockhounding in Colorado | Moon Travel Guides

Located southwest of Buena Vista and high above the Arkansas River Valley, Mount Antero is part of central Colorado''s pegmatite belt, where veins of exceptionally coarse rocks contain large concentrations of rare minerals. The collecting site, which is just below the mountain''s 14,269-foot-high summit, is the continent''s highest gemstone ...

23Feb 1734
US Gemstone Mines: Arizona Oregon Idaho Montana Arkansas ...

Colorado Gemstones. Many different gemstones are produced in Colorado. These include aquamarine, amazonite, garnet, topaz, tourmaline, lapis lazuli, quartz, smoky quartz, rhodochrosite, rose quartz, amethyst, turquoise, peridot, sapphire, zircon, agate, and jasper. A rough diamond from Colorado was cut into a 16.87-carat stone. It is the ...

30Feb 794
Colorado Rockhounding Location Guide & Map – Rockhound ...

Colorado Springs is one of the best areas in Colorado for rockhounds. The many area pegmatites, old mining dumps, and area streams contain fantastic specimens of minerals such as agate, fluorite, zircon, and fluorite. The St. Peter''s Dome district in particular is …

10Feb 1406
Gemstone Mining — Colorado Canyon

Gemstone bags are available in a small or large size bags, and the fossil bags are available in large.Kids will love collecting the over 40 brightly colored gemstones from around the world and all 32 fossils are real and up to 1 million years old.This attraction is the ultimate in educational fun, so be sure to tell your school or class about ...

21Feb 1103
Interactive map of mines in Colorado | American ...

The Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety''s AUGER map provides information on active and historic mines in Colorado. The interactive map shows: Active and inactive construction and hardrock mines with information on permitting, size, commodities, fees, land use, and more Coal permit boundaries Alluvial and bedrock aquifers Geology Hydrography Land cover Users can

25Feb 1872
Gemstone Digging Site

Its "unsalted", meaning everything you will find came from this actual mine. Due to the large equipment used while digging veins, many pieces are lost or missed. You will have many dump/spoil piles to search through, about 5-6 acres, or you may search for a veins but this method is …

3Feb 776
How to Pan for Gemstones in Colorado Rivers & Streams ...

 · Promising spots around Colorado conceal many types of gems, including topaz, aquamarine, rhodochrosite, amazonite and smoky quartz. ... Choose a good mining site, get your equipment, brush up on ...