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Northwest Treasure Hunter's Gem and Mineral Guide


Where and How to Dig, Pan and Mine Your Own Gems and Minerals: Volume 1: Northwest States. 4th edition. This book is a 6" x 9" paperback with 184 pages.

Northwest Treasure Hunter's Gem and Mineral GuideTable of Contents

Preface10
Introduction17
How to Use This Guide19
Equipment and Safety Precautions23
Mining Techniques28
Notes on Gem Faceting, Cabbing, and Mounting Your Finds32
State Listings
Alaska35
Idaho49
Iowa57
Minnesota62
Montana70
Nebraska82
North Dakota85
Oregon89
South Dakota101
Washington109
Wyoming114
Indexes
Index by State119
Index by Gems and Minerals148
Enjoying Stones
Annual Events159
State Gem and Mineral Symbols161
Finding Your Own Birthstone163
Finding Your Anniversary Stone166
Finding Your Zodiac Stone169
Some Publications on Gems and Minerals174
Send Us Your Feedback175