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Dig for Gems!

Come look for the gemstone
BENITOITE!

Make your reservation HERE

Dig for Gems

Admission

Adult                                -   $140
Child (12 & Under)     -     $75

Hours of Operation

Open 9AM to 3PM on by Reservation Only

- We are currently only accepting reservations for Saturdays and certain holidays.
- We are closed to the public on all other days.
- You can get Reservation Tickets HERE
If you have questions, call us at: (833) GEM-HUNT
Or email us at: john@benitoitemining.com
Dig for Gems

Rules of the Hunt

- Stay in the immediate area between the screening field and the parking lot.
- Do not go into buildings unless permission is granted.
- No rock hammers.
- No pets, except for service animals.
- For your admission fee, you can take home up to one quart sized bag of finds per person.  Don't worry!  It's more than it sounds.
- If you find something too large for your bag that you would like to take home, we can price it for you.  When we do that, we estimate the piece's value and start from there.
- Kids can play freely, please keep them close.
Dig for Gems

We Supply

- Screens, shovels, washing tables, and your quart sized bag.
- UV room to look through your material.
- Clear UV protective safety glasses and safety gloves.
- Personnel to demonstrate, assist, and identify your finds.

You Need to Supply

- Your lunches, drinks, and lawn chairs.
- Hats, sunblock, or a pop-up shade is recommended for summer, and warm gloves are recommended for winter.
- And an adventurous treasure hunting spirit!
Dig for Gems

Ready to dig for gems?

- Reservations can be made HERE

Destination and Directions?

- Directions can be found HERE

Have more questions?

- A FAQ can be found HERE