Gem mining isn't the only attraction offered at Foggy Mountain: we also offer custom gemstone cutting and setting, museum quality gemstone and mineral specimens, precious jewelry and gifts! We are handicap accessible and provide assistance to those with special needs. The Foggy Mountain experience has something for every member of your family to enjoy!
Explore our website to learn more about the great experiences offered at Foggy Mountain Gem Mine.
Current Hours are Wednesday-Monday open at 11am. *Closed Tuesdays
STARTING MAY 24, 2013 we will be open 7 days a week at 10am until 6pm.
*The gem mining process takes approximately 1-2 hours, please allow yourself ample time to finish. On average we stop selling new buckets 1hr before closing. However, on busier days we may sell buckets later. If it's late, call before you come to be sure we can accommodate you.*
If you need any more information, feel free to call us at (828) 963-4367 or drop us a note on our Contact page: we love to answer your questions!
Come visit us in the lovely town of Boone, North Carolina and share the unique experience of gem mining in our clean, safe, family friendly environment. For groups of 10 or more, call us 24 hours in advance to schedule your visit. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will make sure that Foggy Mountain Gem Mine is the highlight of your vacation!