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  • Rock & Mineral Collecting - Oregon Discovery

    Southern Oregon has plenty of opportunities for recreational rock and mineral collecting. The ledges, river and lake gravels produce a wide variety of minerals including gem-quality specimens. Due to most of the sites mentioned below are located along the river and creek banks, the best rockhounding time is during the summer and early fall months when the water level is low and more materials are exposed.

  • Collecting Unusual Rocks and Minerals for Kids and Adults ...

    Apr 18, 2018 · Rocks and minerals are a great way to share a hobby and learn about geology. You can find most of the ones on this list at lapidary and rock shows or even fossicking, if mum or dad are keen! Many of these specimens are relatively inexpensive, so you won't have to break the bank in order to start a really cool beginner collection.

  • Rocks, Minerals and Fossils for Kids presents kits and ...

    Rock kits are a wonderful way to get a start in rock collecting, and kids love to trade rocks and minerals with other kids. There are plenty of species of rocks and minerals, and they are not that expensive, and well worth the investment.

  • Collecting Rocks & Minerals - Learning Center

    Collecting rocks and minerals is a fun way to learn about geology! Most kids are naturally inclined to pick up any 'pretty' rock that they see, which provides a great learning opportunity. Start by keeping the interesting rocks you find on walks and hikes.

  • My Rock and Mineral Collection :) - YouTubeClick to view on Bing11:13

    Apr 17, 2017 · The Crystal Collector gets flooded by rain but finds amethyst quartz crystals! - Duration: 14:49. The Crystal Collector 5,912,213 views