Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine, Philipsburg

4.4
#2 of 10 in Things to do in Philipsburg
Welcome to Gem Mountain Montana. Your direct source of Montana Sapphires, gemstones and jewelry. The sapphire mine is open seasonally from the weekend before Memorial Day to mid-October (weather dependant). The store in Philipsburg is open year-round.
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  • You buy a bucket of freshly mined dirt from the local sapphire mine for $30 and then sift through it looking for sapphires and other gems. You keep whatever you find. There are table and tools for you...  more »
  • The folks at Gem Mountain do such a great job assisting in finding gems. Knowledgable and friendly. Buy a bucket of dirt and spend an hour or so finding treasures!  more »

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