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Elijah Mountain Gem Mine Mining Experience

by Elijah Mountain Gem Mine Duration 3h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $13

Visit: Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, 2120 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3108

Located just 30-minutes south of Ashville in Hendersonville North Carolina is the Elijah Mountain Gem mine.  Once you arrive at the mine you can select your bucket size depending on how much exploration you want to do, then it's time to explore, dig and sift!  All kinds of treasures are here to be found to take home as the 3000 square foot rock and fossil shop is an attraction in itself! Then make your way outside to pet and feed the baby goats that are always ready for our guests.

Once you're ready to get your hand a little dirty, head up to the counter and pick out your bucket. A friendly guide will take you to the flume area and give you quick and simple directions on how to most successfully mine! Then the fun really begins. Once finished mining, you can have the gemstones identified and maybe even choose a couple to have polished and put into a necklace, sometimes while you wait!

Time to relax at the picnic tables by the stream and make plans to come back again tomorrow.


Visit: Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, 2120 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3108

Located just 30-minutes south of Ashville in Hendersonville North Carolina is the Elijah Mountain Gem mine.  Once you arrive at the mine you can select your bucket size depending on how much exploration you want to do, then it's time to explore, dig and sift!  All kinds of treasures are here to be found to take home as the 3000 square foot rock and fossil shop is an attraction in itself! Then make your way outside to pet and feed the baby goats that are always ready for our guests.

Once you're ready to get your hand a little dirty, head up to the counter and pick out your bucket. A friendly guide will take you to the flume area and give you quick and simple directions on how to most successfully mine! Then the fun really begins. Once finished mining, you can have the gemstones identified and maybe even choose a couple to have polished and put into a necklace, sometimes while you wait!

Time to relax at the picnic tables by the stream and make plans to come back again tomorrow.


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Little Miner Bucket

Duration 3h

1 1/2 Gallons of mine dirt

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Total price is $12.99, taxes included

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Large Prospector's Bucket

Duration 3h

Large Prospector's Dream Bucket is 2 1/2 Gallons of mine dirt.

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Total price is $25, taxes included

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Strike It Rich Motherloade

Duration 3h

Strike It Rich Motherlode Bucket comes with 3 Gallon's of Mine Dirt.

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Total price is $40, taxes included

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Green Giant Bucket

Duration 3h

Our Green Giant Bucket is our most popular and comes with 5 Gallons of mine dirt + extra fossil, geode, ruby, emerald and sapphire dirt.

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Total price is $65, taxes included

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Elijah Mountain Gem Mine Mining Experience

Activity Location

Hendersonville

Asheville

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, 2120 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3108

    Asheville


Inclusions

  • Sales taxes

  • Bucket price

  • all necessary equipment

  • Entry/Admission - Elijah Mountain Gem Mine


Exclusions

  • Transportation to/from attractions


Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Wheelchair accessible

  • Buckets can be shared

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 120 travelers


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