Got to travel to NC and had the best idea of visiting and we loved it. Found many amazing things like a huge amethyst. If we ever come back to NC will definently go again.
About Elijah Mountain Gem Mine
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I took my five year old here to mine for gems. There are a bunch of different mining packages to choose from. The store was a wonder to visit. There are a ton of minerals and rocks to check out. We had a lot of...More
A little 'gem' of a place. Kids loved it and it was enjoyable for adults . People took the time to give some history on the gems and had such patience with all of the questions. Overall a very nice experience!
Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Our guests are our top priority. Glad you took time to visit and hope to see you again!
They advertise as NC's #1 gem mining, that could be accurate. We opted for the $60 bucket for 3 kids to share; it did not disappoint. Lots of big rocks, fossils, emeralds, and even found a huge geode the size of a nerf football. They...More
Thank you for your fantastic review! Creating happy memories is a top priority here at Elijah Mountain! We would love to have you back sometime!
This place is great fun for young and old. Big store to shop in for everybody. The mining prices have something to fit any budget. You will be so glad you went and to see the happy little faces you love. Our little miner was...More
Thank you for visiting the gem mine and the review! We hope you will bring the gang again to see us soon!
We stopped here on our way over to Looking Glass Falls. It's a touristy gem mine but if you're geology geeks like us and have kids, it's worth a visit. There is a large gift shop and a small section where you can hand feed...More