Pisgah Forest Gem Mine, Pisgah Forest

Pisgah Forest Gem Mine is located in Pisgah Forest, NC, 1/2 mile from the National Forest Entrance.

We have rich mining material from local mines and mines from Brazil, Madagascar, Morocco and more! Check out our website, www.pfgems.com for complete pricing.

Mining can be an hour activity or an all day adventure. Pick the bucket that is right for your family and dive in. Ages 2 and up have a blast. If your little ones get a little distracted, we have a sandbox and other kids games right there by the sluice so that you can keep an eye on them while you sift for treasure.

We are open year round with both INDOOR and OUTDOOR mining. We have a free picnic area by the river and great family games like cornhole and tictactoe for you to enjoy.

Our unique gift store/rock shop has local souvenirs as well as gems and minerals from all over the world.

Come by and check us out. Family fun is our specialty.
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  • I love gem mining and the black light room seemed so unique I had to check it out. Al was very helpful and even wrote down a list of the rocks for me (I have an awful memory so I was very grateful for...  more »
  • We enjoyed our first visit to Pisgah Forest Gem Mine. As a first timer of mining I found the experience to be fascinating. My favorite find was a large amethyst. It was raining day, but still worth th...  more »
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  • Had a wonderful time there today. Well worth the money spent to Gem Mine and every one there was so nice! What a great experience!
  • Great spot for a little mining. Lots of cool items to browse or buy.😉Had fun mining and will.do.it again, next time I vacation.

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