Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop

1126 Barton Mine Road
North River, NY

(518) 251-3368Visit Website

Appropriate for all ages, Gore Mountain Gem & Mineral Shop invites you to come enjoy a brief history lesson from a knowledgeable guide prior to your own treasure hunt for garnets. The outings are fun, informative, easy for kids, and everyone is guaranteed to find garnets. Found stones can be sold by weight at the store when you return.

This is one of the largest garnet deposits on the planet, and your unique opportunity to get in on literally hunting for your own treasure. They're open daily from July 1 through Labor Day, and are only 35 minutes from Lake George, NY.

  • Find your own beautiful garnet
  • Learn how garnet is cut
  • Make your own jewelry (kids and adults)
A Division of the North Country Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 310 |  7061 Route 9 | Plattsburgh, NY 12901 USA