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Collecting

Information for Collecting minerals - arranging trips, etc. 
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Texas Rock Collecting Sites Attachments   (Pages: 1 2)

by Tanya Cole
116 10/21/2018 05:00AM
Last Post by Kyle Bayliff

Large Sand Gyspum Crystals - Texas Intercoastal Waterway Attachments

by Kelly Nash
11 10/18/2018 11:25PM
Last Post by Keith Compton

Iron nodules vs manganese nodules?

by Scott DeLano
6 10/11/2018 10:18PM
Last Post by Scott DeLano

Freeware mineral collection inventory program Attachments

by Oleg Sorochinsky
12 10/09/2018 03:54PM
Last Post by Oleg Sorochinsky

Rockhounding in NJ

by Kyle Kustka
5 10/09/2018 03:47PM
Last Post by Donald B Peck

South Dakota...Badlands and Black Hills area?

by Scott DeLano
21 10/02/2018 09:41PM
Last Post by Scott DeLano

General How-to collect Attachments

by Tanessa Cole
9 09/25/2018 04:15AM
Last Post by Dean Allum

Colorado gem hunters needed

by Jacob Dengal
2 09/21/2018 05:23PM
Last Post by Tanessa Cole

Fort Frances/Atikokan area, Ontario

by Renee DeLuca
2 09/21/2018 02:47PM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Light Sensitive Mineral List   (Pages: 1 2)

by Peter Hargis
139 09/16/2018 07:01PM
Last Post by Ash Sierra

Common finds in Atascosa County Tx and surrounding

by Craig tallant
3 09/15/2018 10:02PM
Last Post by Craig tallant

Collecting in Canary Islands -Lanzarote

by Mark Gottlieb
6 09/11/2018 03:28PM
Last Post by Mark Gottlieb

Lake Ellen Kimberlite Location Attachments

by Robert Darabos
4 09/09/2018 04:51AM
Last Post by Robert Darabos

Manganese Mine, Keweenaw, Michigan

by Robert Darabos
14 09/05/2018 08:48PM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Collecting and bringing back minerals from Cuba.

by Nick Morales
3 09/02/2018 02:10AM
Last Post by Russ Rizzo

Mineral shops near Naples Italy

by Adam Kelly
1 09/01/2018 05:24PM
Last Post by Adam Kelly

SF bay area help

by mikayla johnson
4 08/31/2018 03:29PM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Keweenaw Peninsula Collecting Trip

by Robert Darabos
24 08/28/2018 04:20AM
Last Post by Robert Darabos

Darrington WA. Garnets locality anyone?

by MichaelV
34 08/20/2018 05:29AM
Last Post by Sheldon White

Rockhounding sites in North Carolina

by Edward R. Tindell
4 08/19/2018 10:34PM
Last Post by Edward R. Tindell

UK - Finding and collecting copper

by Paul Wheeler
9 08/11/2018 04:35PM
Last Post by Paul Wheeler

New Mexico Rockhounding - Organ Mtns

by Morion
12 08/09/2018 06:19PM
Last Post by Don Saathoff

New Hampshire USA collecting sites

by Byron Thomas
6 08/06/2018 02:54PM
Last Post by Kevin Conroy

Current collecting trends in the USA

by Bob Harman
36 08/03/2018 10:03PM
Last Post by Edward R. Tindell

Dugway Geodes & Topaz Mt. Thomas Range UT

by Jenny Tibbetts
4 08/03/2018 09:42AM
Last Post by Jenny Tibbetts

New Collecting Trip Ideas

by Sean
14 07/30/2018 10:35PM
Last Post by Sean

Mindat fundraiser - rockhounding Honeymoon in Western US - you decide! Attachments

by Troy Ussery
59 07/29/2018 12:34AM
Last Post by Matt Neuzil

Thailand

by Patrice Queneau
1 07/26/2018 11:27AM
Last Post by Patrice Queneau

Looking for public dig sites in Colorado

by Jason Shopiro
8 07/25/2018 12:41PM
Last Post by Chris Rayburn

Shingle Creek Sanidine Locality Confirmation Please

by Holger Hartmaier
3 07/19/2018 12:51AM
Last Post by Holger Hartmaier

Geodes in Ohio???

by Caleb Crotinger
4 07/18/2018 11:17AM
Last Post by Susan Robinson

Copan Honduras Rock Hounding

by Robert Darabos
4 07/04/2018 03:52AM
Last Post by Robert Darabos

Mineral Collecting Wyoming

by Antonio Nazario
2 07/03/2018 11:34PM
Last Post by John Oostenryk

Collecting Spots in Nova Scotia

by Sean
7 06/29/2018 12:32PM
Last Post by Ronnie Van Dommelen

Montauk State park/Current river in Missouri

by Greg Simmons
5 06/28/2018 09:08PM
Last Post by Greg Simmons

Mineral Show, Outokumpo, Finland

by Mark Gottlieb
1 06/27/2018 03:09PM
Last Post by Mark Gottlieb

Northern California Mineral Collector Help

by Zach Ratley
62 06/25/2018 06:57AM
Last Post by Troy D. Schmidt

Permits for millar's mine

by Adam Olthoff
5 06/25/2018 05:01AM
Last Post by Matt Neuzil

Look for GEM hunter in Chicago

by Barry Allen
3 06/08/2018 04:47AM
Last Post by D Mike Reinke

Collecting places near Fillmore, Ventura County, So CA

by Juan Jimenez
21 06/04/2018 06:18PM
Last Post by Adam Holland

Help Finding Locality Contacts for Collecting

by Kyle Bayliff
6 05/30/2018 06:50PM
Last Post by Kyle Bayliff

Any good ways to store minerals?

by AdamOnMindat
16 05/21/2018 11:39PM
Last Post by Eric D. Fritzsch

Approaches to mounting specimens Attachments

by Hiro Inukai
19 05/14/2018 04:10AM
Last Post by Hiro Inukai

Kingston Range, CA... Amethyst

by Anonymous User
64 05/13/2018 08:44PM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

Amazonite in Colorado

by Greg Simmons
4 05/12/2018 01:57AM
Last Post by Matt Ciranni

Oklahoma

by Kevin Conroy
7 05/08/2018 04:39PM
Last Post by Scott DeLano

Location of Actual Mines - Champion and Michigamme, MI Attachments

by Scott Sadlocha
27 05/07/2018 10:45AM
Last Post by Susan Robinson

I've recently inherited a large sum of minerals..... Attachments

by Madisson Goodburne
12 05/06/2018 09:56PM
Last Post by Jessica Guichard (2)

Pegmatite Digging - Take I Attachments

by Scott Rider
26 04/25/2018 03:30PM
Last Post by Scott Rider

Arkansas quartz

by Cody Lutz
1 04/16/2018 03:14AM
Last Post by Cody Lutz

Collecting sites and dealers- Hawaii

by Holger Hartmaier
6 04/14/2018 08:23PM
Last Post by Travis Hetsler

Odd Question re: an Enormous Spike/nail

by Scott Rider
4 04/12/2018 09:29PM
Last Post by Scott Rider

Collecting in Places Like Freiberg & Black Forest, Germany (Or Any Other Locations Nearby)

by Sean
11 04/10/2018 09:24PM
Last Post by Sean

Nevada collecting sites Attachments

by Rory Howell
14 04/10/2018 05:47AM
Last Post by Jon Aurich

Southern Arizona quartz localities

by Taylor Ortiz
7 04/07/2018 08:11PM
Last Post by Taylor Ortiz

May be Stupid question - but need help

by Frank Charon
6 04/07/2018 04:32PM
Last Post by Matt Courville

Greetings!

by Aaron Verrill
12 03/26/2018 10:20AM
Last Post by Alfredo Petrov

Barite Roses

by Vma Buck
1 03/26/2018 03:06AM
Last Post by Vma Buck
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Check Out This 6-Pound Jade (Locality Help) Attachments

by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)
  This topic has been moved.

Who Do I Contact to Collect at the Marmoraton Mine?

by Sean
8 03/22/2018 09:22PM
Last Post by Andrew Debnam

Micro-blasting..say what?

by Anonymous User
12 03/19/2018 03:02PM
Last Post by cascaillou

can you collect at the Champion Mine in the U.P. Michigan

by Robert Darabos
3 03/16/2018 10:48PM
Last Post by Susan Robinson

Bear Lake Diggings CLOSED??!!

by Maggie Wilson
61 03/13/2018 09:15PM
Last Post by Andrew Debnam

Mineral collecting in Scotland (near Cairngorms)

by Elliot Marner
8 03/09/2018 03:06PM
Last Post by Kevin Conroy

Finch mine Hayden AZ

by Vma Buck
11 03/02/2018 03:33AM
Last Post by Vma Buck

Locations in/near Niagara Falls

by Sean
11 03/01/2018 08:30PM
Last Post by Tim Jokela Jr

2000lb+ quartz boulders that i cant break

by Ryan Allen
22 03/01/2018 08:17PM
Last Post by Tim Jokela Jr

Quartz everywhere! But where to look? Attachments

by Janine Monica
12 03/01/2018 12:10PM
Last Post by Janine Monica

Tucson mines

by Vma Buck
1 02/26/2018 04:30PM
Last Post by Vma Buck

Collecting in Iceland???

by Brian Gray
2 02/16/2018 07:48PM
Last Post by Günter Frenz

Any experience collecting micro minerals on HWY 78 road cut near Clifton, Arizona?

by Mark Andrews
6 02/15/2018 03:05PM
Last Post by Mark Andrews

Low heat Rubies/Sapphires; A challenge for gemologist.

by Adam Levine
3 02/09/2018 01:55PM
Last Post by Paul Brandes

Rockhounding Florida

by Anna Parthun
8 02/06/2018 01:44AM
Last Post by Charlie Smith

Why collect rocks and minerals?

by Theodore Hansen Theo
24 01/27/2018 12:25AM
Last Post by Holger Hartmaier

Explanation of Formation of Minerals Needed Attachments

by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)
6 01/19/2018 12:02AM
Last Post by Gary Weinstein

How to Display Stunning Amethyst? Attachments

by Theodore Hansen Theo
2 01/16/2018 07:47PM
Last Post by Matt Ciranni

My Top 3 of 2017 Attachments

by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)
11 01/13/2018 03:42AM
Last Post by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)

Bisbee Copper from Queen Mining Complex: is it worth the price? Attachments

by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)
11 01/12/2018 03:44PM
Last Post by Alex Homenuke

Smithsonite I Got Today Attachments

by Zerodia (Julie Suplicki)
26 01/12/2018 12:09PM
Last Post by Owen Lewis

cataloging your collection?

by Theodore Hansen Theo
55 01/11/2018 12:41PM
Last Post by John Collins



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