Quartz Crystal Mining – Ron Coleman Mining

Quartz Crystal Mining


Digging for crystals at Ron Coleman Mining

Ron Coleman Mining offers comprehensive crystal and quartz digging/mining for all ages and skill levels, whether you’re completing a mineral tour of the country or taking your young children on a family adventure. We're located just outside Hot Springs National Park.  Some of the many features of our mine include:

  • Unlimited digging for the day during open hours, Arkansas crystal and quartz mining: 

    Anyone and everyone who pays a dig fee is welcome to our lower parking lot and public tailings digging area, no reservations necessary. We are open all day, every day, year-round (with the exception of Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day). Current Digging Hours: 8 am to 4:30 pm.  * Please note:  We do not sell digging permits after 3:45 pm.  We are a pet friendly business.  If your dog is well behaved, does not bark at other people and dogs, is leashed and under owner control at all times and you bring waste bags, it is allowed to “mine” with you. 
Daily Crystal Digging Fee: 
Adult age 16-54 - $25
Senior age 55+ - $20
Child age: 7-15 - $5
Child age: - 6 and under are FREE (Child Group Rate $5)
    • Training and protective gear: Our friendly staff will direct you to the digging area, go over our few rules, guide you on what you’ll be looking for, provide expert answers to any questions you may have and give you the opportunity to purchase tools and safety gear, such as protective gloves and eye-wear.  What you can expect to find - white quartz, clear quartz crystal points and clusters.
    Follow us on Facebook to see what our guests are unearthing in our public digging area.  We also periodically post what our miners find in the commercial area. When you visit, please bring your favorite crystal find up to the Gift Shop for a photo.  

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