GEM MINING MOTHERLODE
Mine for gemstones at the Buck Brook Alpacas farm!
After you've chosen and paid for your mining rough (you've chosen "Motherlode"), simply show up anytime between 10am-4pm on any day that we have farm hours. Check the date picker for availability. If you have also scheduled an alpaca tour, you may mine before or after your tour the same day.
NOTE: Gem mining tickets do not require that you choose a time slot. You may come anytime on that day during open hours.
This is for a single ticket and Motherlode bag of deluxe mix.
WHAT YOU GET:
- 10+ oz gemstone mix, 4 oz fossil mix, plus shark's teeth, arrowheads, and a surprise!
- two educational gemstone/fossil ID postcard
- one take-home collection bag with Buck Brook Alpacas Logo
Contents of mining rough are consistent between bags and are of the highest quality to ensure easy identification for miners. Seen here are examples of what you MAY mine.
WHEN DO I COME?
Gem mining is on an open schedule between 10AM-4PM DURING FARM HOURS
Children 3 and under are FREE, HOWEVER WE ASK THAT YOU INDICATE IN ADVANCE HOW MANY CHILDREN 3 & UNDER ARE IN YOUR PARTY. PLEASE NOTE AT CHECKOUT
DOGS: Allowed on private tours only and must be leashed for the duration of your visit.
We also have your safety in mind. There are no steps or platforms required, our gem-mining sluice utilizes a water treatment system that ensures quality, and we offer hand sanitizer stations.
Send us a message or call for more info (845) 807-3104