Finally!! After many years of requests, we’re able to welcome you to book a trip to the mine! Working with our miner to offer you an on-site Montana sapphire mining experience of a lifetime. We understand the allure of going through virgin pay-dirt dug fresh from the ground, always hoping to find that special Montana sapphire. Get ready to move some gem dirt, get your hands dirty and take home your own Montana sapphires!
We’re offering this mining experience for $250 per person. We require a minimum of 10 reservations on any given day to make this happen or we offer the Deluxe Option with a flat fee of $2500 for groups under 10.
What you’ll get:
- 12 yards of Sapphire/Gold bearing pay dirt scrapped off the bedrock!
- 5 hours to mine for any possible Sapphires/Gold
- No per bucket charge
- Tour of the mining facility
- Bottled water
- Shaded areas for relief from the sun
- Sapphire/Gold material free from boulders
- Deluxe Trip comes with a catered lunch
- 1 concentrate bag scrapped out of the jig
We’ve taken a lot of the back-breaking work out of the mining equation to allow you to process more paydirt. You’ll have a pile of raw Montana sapphire material free of boulders. You can mine as much gem gravel by hand as you’re capable of during your 5 hours. All Sapphire/Gold material must be worked on site at the mine, No taking of concentrates. No mechanical equipment allowed.
Reservations require 50% deposit. That deposit will be refunded in the case that we don’t meet the minimum reservations.
Call (406) 859-6725 to book your trip!
All potential miners must sign a release form that you can find here.