Field Collecting

Virginia Collecting Information
Field Collecting Rocks & Minerals in Virginia

Fee Collecting Sites


A new flume mining operation opened in May of 2007
Lucky Lake Gem and Mineral Mine
4125 Harpers Road
McKenney, Virginia
Dinwiddie County

va-gold.com • View topic – Lucky Lake Gem Mine

Morefield Gem Mine – 13400 Butlers road, Amelia, Va., 23002

Virginia City Gem Mine & Museum

Fairy Stone State Park


Ligon Mine (Rt. 615 off Rt. 616) in Amelia
As of April, 2001 – (owned by the Hooley family)
$10.00/person. (limit of 5 gal. bucket)
This is a pegmatite collecting locality.


Pebble pups and family collecting suggestions

Collecting on your Own in Virginia