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Ron Coleman Mine

155 Crystal Ridge Lane, Jessieville, AR 71949
+1 800-291-4484
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Not very lucky

We've done better digging at other locations. This year I found the nicest crystals near where... read more

Reviewed yesterday
marfita
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Greenwood, South Carolina
Good place for young kids

We took our 7 year old girls here to dig for crystals. They had a good time digging and looking at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
HavingFun100
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Flower Mound, Texas
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We are a family owned quartz crystal mine that is 5 generations strong. We offer quartz mining for the public, zip lining across our 250 foot deep pit, and tours of our entire mining operation. Groups welcome with special pricing!
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
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155 Crystal Ridge Lane, Jessieville, AR 71949
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Reviewed yesterday

We've done better digging at other locations. This year I found the nicest crystals near where someone else had been breaking rocks (which is on the long list of things you aren't supposed to do). I tried digging in dirt that looked more freshly turned....More

Thank marfita
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 7 year old girls here to dig for crystals. They had a good time digging and looking at the rocks in the rock store. It looks like when the company finds or digs up a large set of quartz crystals, they keep...More

Thank HavingFun100
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We went to creator of the diamonds before this and found this one more worth the time. If bringing kids to make sure you keep an on them, you are on the top of the mountain. We arrived after 3 PM so admission was the...More

Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This was my first time to the mine, but won't be my last. I had so much fun digging through the dirt to find beautiful rocks, and a few crystals too. The staff is super friendly and helpful. Once at the mine, I met others...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip. We stay in the campground at the base of the mine. There are no playgrounds, swimming pools. It's a place to park it. A place to rest. It's quiet rustic. We love looking for crystals. Along with "pay to hunt"...More

1  Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

ill recommend it to anyone that wants to find some crystals it worth's trying your luck also there is other things you can do like camping we stay there looking for crystals all day love it love it love it

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

They only let you go over completely picked over dirt. Sometimes they drop in new dirt from their real mine but most of the crystals you'll find there are shattered. Not even allowed to actually mine, just dig through dirt. If you want a real...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We have been to Ron Coleman Mining several times now. It is easy to get to, all the access roads are paved. The parking area for the store/museum is well maintained. You can park at the entrance to the digging area once you have paid...More

2  Thank everworkingmom
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Friendly staff, close by facilities and good exposure to the workings of a pit mine. Whither you find something is up to you. We bought some of our best crystal displays from the shop that was yet to be cleaned. We took a few hundred...More

Thank taxnoone
Reviewed 16 May 2017

When I was digging I saw that there were no good crystals and no colored ones I went into the gift shop and they had a bunch of them they leave us with the usual crystals and keep all the gems and rubies to themselves.

3  Thank Alissa Y
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tarleton2015
3 August 2016|
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Response from KCL57 | Reviewed this property |
Unlimited Day Pass - Mining, Tour and Zipline: $50 per adult $40.per child Zipline and Mining: $40 per adult $27.50 per child Zipline and Tour: $40 per adult $27.50 per child Zipline: $30 per ticket $25 per ticket for... More
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Beverly B
8 September 2015|
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Response from Alecks91 | Property representative |
Hello, we do try to bring up fresh dirt at LEAST every other week day (usually Mon, Wed, Friday), however sometimes we are unable to, whether it be from weather, equipment malfunctions, a plentiful crystal pocket that keeps... More
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Jim H
27 July 2015|
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Response from Mike D | Reviewed this property |
I believe 9am is when they open you can call the mine direct just look up ron coleman mines on net.
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