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Rockhounding in Virginia – What Rocks You Can Find and Where

Upcoming Rockhounding Events in Virginia

Digging for Geodes At Jacob’s Geode Mine

Planning to Dig for Geodes This journey took some twists and turns. It started on a Friday, when I called Sheffler’s Rock Shop to make...

Mark Twain National Forest Fossil Hunt

Come Hike With Me in Mark Twain National Forest I journey into Mark Twain National Forest on the hunt for fossils and cool rocks!

How to tell if a geode is hollow?

How to Tell If A Geode Is Hollow? In this video, I learn a lot about the density of rocks! Like a lot of people,...

Rockhounding in Montana – What Rocks You Can Find and Where

Upcoming Rockhounding Events in Montana Sapphire (Corundum) Streak: Colorless Hardness: 9 Chemical Formula: Al₂O₃ Sapphire is a precious gemstone, a variety of the mineral corundum,...

Rockhounding in Florida – What Rocks You Can Find and Where

Upcoming Rockhounding Events in Florida Agatized Coral Agatized coral occurs when silica in the ocean water hardens, replacing the limy corals with a form of...

Dr. Cool Geode Kit Review

I picked up this geode cracking kit at a local hobby store and try it out! It includes 4 geodes from two different mines, safety...

What is Celestine And Where Can I find It?

Celestine derives its name from the Latin word caelestis meaning celestial and is the name accepted by the International Mineralogical Association (IMA). Celestine is a...

Rockhounding in Delaware – What Rocks You Can Find and Where

Muscovite Mica Streak: White Hardness: 2 – 2.5 Chemical Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2 Muscovite is the most common mineral of the mica family. It is an important...