US Route 2   121 Mayville Road, Bethel ME 04217

(207) 824-4224

"This is like finding treasure".

                                      Sandy Wilson.  2016

Find your very own Maine Gems!

The Sluice

Sort through a bucket of premium material from a local Western Maine mine!

  • Learn to identify local minerals includingblack, green, blue, and  watermelon tourmaline,quartz crystal, garnet,lepidolite, and aquamarine beryl!

  • Head home with fun new facts and fantastic treasure. A terrific hands-on activity, rain or shine!

Check out the Maine Mineralogy Expeditions website for more details: