Little Switzerland, North Carolina

Rio Doce Gem Mine


category : Pioneer History
Gem mining, gem cutting, gem cutting school, jewelry making.


Address:
PO Box 296

Phone: (828)765-2099
Our Website:www.riodoce.com

Come visit us in Little Switzerland, North Carolina


More Pioneer History near Little Switzerland, North Carolina

Old Pressley Sapphire Mine

An original mine. Birthplace of the World's Largest Blue Star Sapphires, "The Star of the Carolinas" and "The Southern Star" ...

Rocky Face Gem Mine

Native & enriched gem mine. Covered, concrete flumes....

Moonstone Gem Mine

Native & enriched gem mine....

Nantahala River Gem Mines

Nantahala River Gem Mine is located in the cool scenic mountains of Western North Carolina. WNC is well known as a gem capita...

Screen Gems Studios/EUE

Experience Wilmington's film history with a tour of EUE Screen Gems Studios. You will get a behind the scenes look at some of...

Sheffield Mine

As seen on the Travel Channel! We're right in the heart of gem mining country, minutes from Franklin. Our mine is great fun f...


Rio Doce Gem Mine Related Videos

Rio Doce Gem Mine Spruce Pine, NC

Rio Doce Gem Mine in Spruce Pine, North Carolina has sleuths for those on vacation in western North Carolina's High Country, jewelry, a lapidary school, and ...

My Gemstone from the Western North Carolina abandoned mines

Some of my beautiful haul from the Franklin, NC area! Great gemstone and pearl jewelry: http://www.lordofthestone.com.

Rose Creek Gem Mine - Franklin NC Gem Mining - What to Do in Franklin NC

John Becker takes you for a tour of the Rose Creek Gem Mine in Franklin NC! Want to find your mountain dream home? View all PROPERTIES FOR SALE in the FRANKL...

ISGatFranklin2008.wmv

The 2008 ISG Trip to Franklin, NC and the wonderful sapphire mines that dot the country side. Come take a tour with us and enjoy the memories.

Gem Mining in Boone, N.C.

Smoky Mountain Living visited Foggy Mountain Gem Mine in Boone, N.C..

Old Pressley Sapphire Mine June 19, 2013

I broke off of the gold for another mineral trip to the Old Pressley Sapphire Mine in North Carolina. It's a great place to find some native NC sapphire and ...

Travel
Lodging
Attractions
Events
Recreation
Advertise