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Welcome to Montana Gems
Check out our beautiful Montana Sapphires, Montana garnets, Montana Agates as well as Idaho Opals, Idaho Garnets and a few other local gems and minerals. Our family found we had a love of rocks, gems and mining and chose to turn that love into a business where we could share that experience with others.
MONTANA SAPPHIRES, GEM GRAVEL, MINING AND MORE
At Montana Gems, you can mine sapphires using our outdoor running water flume. Montana Gems of Philipsburg carries a large selection of both Geodes and also Gem Gravel including 3 types of Sapphires! We offer a variety of Montana sapphire gravel kits to mine on site or to purchase for an “at-home mining” experience. Our store offers everything you need to process your gold or sapphire material. Our Montana sapphire gravel kits include Yogo dike ore, unwashed El Dorado sapphire mine gravel and Rock Creek sapphire gravel from Melee Gulch – another private claim in the Sapphire Mountains of Philipsburg.
Montana Gems of Philipsburg is your source for fine Montana Sapphires including the premier Yogo sapphire, Idaho Garnets and Idaho Opals!
We create many styles of custom jewelry including our famous Montana sapphire jewelry set in sterling silver and 14K gold. We also incorporate our local gems into ready to wear earrings, rings, pendants and bracelets. Mine your Montana Sapphire here at Montana Gems of Philipsburg and let us help you create a lasting memory in a piece of jewelry that fits your style and budget.
UNIQUE JEWELRY, GEMS & GIFTS
If you’re looking for something unique, we carry an amazing selection of Rings, Pendants, Bracelets, Earrings & Charms created with our local gem: Montana Sapphires, Montana Agates, Idaho and Montana Garnets as well as Idaho Opals. We offer custom settings for that one-of-a-kind eye-catching piece but we also provide the option of sterling settings that will accommodate your Montana sapphire or other gem, with prices starting at $49. If you’re not looking to mine your Montana gem, check out our selection of loose Montana Sapphires, Idaho and Montana Garnets or Idaho Opals. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, our cutters can generally finish a gem to your specifications.
PHILIPSBURG, MONTANA GEMS STORE
Our retail store located in Philipsburg, Montana also offers Geodes and thunder-eggs cut while you watch that are always a fun surprise! If you have time and want to have fun getting dirty, go Sapphire Mining! Our outdoor mining area offers a place to find a treasure of your own. We carry Yogo ore gift bags, mineral specimens, crystals, souvenirs, a large knife selection and more. Choose Montana Gems of Philipsburg for a great experience that will last a lifetime.
Located in historic downtown Philipsburg, Montana, near the Gem Mountain sapphire deposit. Not far from Yellowstone National Park & Glacier National Park & more!