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Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop - Mine Tours Daily July 1 - Labor Day

Learn History | Learn Geology | Dig Treasures
1126 Barton Mines Road North Creek, NY 12853 |
kid looks for garnet Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop allows you to hunt for your own treasure.
hand holds out garnet They're located at one of the largest garnet sites on the planet.
necklaces Visit their website for more info, and get ready to take home your own gem!


The Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop, formerly Garnet Mine Tours, invites you to embark on a unique expedition in the Adirondacks. You can treasure hunt for your own garnet while learning about the rich history of the region!

Everyone Goes Home With a Treasure!

Appropriate for all ages, Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop invites you to come enjoy a brief history lesson from a knowledgeable guide prior to your own treasure hunt for garnets. The outings are fun, informative, easy for kids, and everyone is guaranteed to find garnets. Found stones can be sold by weight at the store when you return.

This is one of the largest garnet deposits on the planet, and your unique opportunity to get in on literally hunting for your own treasure. They're open daily from July 1 through Labor Day, and are only 35 minutes from Lake George.

Visit their website to see hours and prices!

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