GEM MINING PAYDIRT
Mine for gemstones at the Buck Brook Alpacas farm!
After you've chosen and paid for your mining rough (you've chosen "Pay Dirt"), simply show up anytime between 10am-4pm FRI/SAT/SUN/MON. If you have also scheduled an alpaca tour, you may mine before or after your tour the same day.
NO GEM MINING ON TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS
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 Pay Dirt bag of deluxe mix. GEMSTONES OF THE WORLD.
WHAT YOU GET:
- 6+ oz gemstone mix
- 3 lbs sand
- educational gemstone ID postcard
- one take-home collection bag with Buck Brook Alpacas logo
- personalized labels for collection bag and mining rough bag
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 FRI/SAT/SUN/MON
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
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.
IMPORTANT: In order to follow state COVID-19 guidelines, we ask that you be patient if you have a bit of a wait as we ensure social distancing & sanitary measures. We may have to limit the number of miners panning at the sluice.
*PLEASE WEAR A MASK & PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING We appreciate your cooperation.
Masks are on sale in our farm gift shop which is open 10am-4pm on open days.
Send us a message or call for more info (845) 807-3104