This updated and expanded edition of Fee Mining and Rockhounding Adventures in the West covers 100 free and pay to dig collecting sites in the western United States. Each site includes details on seasons and hours of operation, site information, cost, contact information, tools needed, nearby camping and much more. 153 museums, caves, fairs and festivals and points of interest in between are also covered.
Dig for sapphires in Montana. Pan for gold in California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and more. Hunt for smithsonite, petrified dinosaur bones, opals and more in New Mexico, Colorado and Nevada. Collect fire agates in Arizona and topaz in Texas. Pick your adventure! In addition to those states already mentioned, Fee Mining and Rockhounding Adventures in the West also covers Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Utah- 19 western states in all!
James Martin Monaco & Jeannette Hathaway Monaco, softcover, 240 pages, ISBN 978-1-889786-38-4