Broad River Gems & Mining Co., Rutherfordton

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  • We had a lot of fun sifting through our buckets of dirt and chatting with the owners. We all found enough gems and geodes to fill up our gem bags. The only down side was that there were not a lot of b...  more »
  • Very friendly, always come away with some amazing gems or fossils, the Gem store is amazing, and has a variety of items made from gems, stone and fossils!  more »
  • This place was great! The owners were very friendly. The bucket was packed with rocks. My two young kids shared one and really enjoyed it. 25 bucks for a bucket was a good deal. Just know they only take cash or check.
  • From Charlotte, and decided to take a Sunday drive. We have never been mining before, but will definitely do this again! We had a blast and Mr. George was GREAT! He helped us sort through all our dirt and told us what everything was and some great history behind all our treasures. Their gift shop is another amazing experience in itself.

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