Family Fun in Boone, NC: Explore Foggy Mountain Gem Mine

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When planning your next family vacation, look no further than Boone, NC cabin rentals! Our cabins in Boone, NC offer a convenient location in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Enjoy a stay in one of our spacious cabins and take part in unique family friendly activities that fill Boone and the surrounding areas.

Embark on an adventure that your loved ones of all ages will enjoy at Foggy Mountain Gem Mine. This family owned and operated, local company is a must-see during your visit. Channel your inner gem miner and see what treasures you will uncover! With indoor and outdoor settings, this activity can be enjoyed year round, rain or shine!

Their experienced and helpful staff will guide you through the process with detailed explanations of each gem bucket, and no worries! Each bucket is guaranteed to contain a gem. You will get a first hand experience of genuine gem mining with their traditional water flumes and discovery process.

The final process in your journey is arguably the most exciting! Once you have uncovered your hidden treasure, the staff at Foggy Mountain will then guide you through the process of turning your rough stones into the beautiful gems you will take with you! Each member in your party is sure to enjoy selecting the cut and style of jewelry they would like to transform their rough stone into. Be sure to browse their store to pick up a few souvenirs for your friends and family back home!

Gem mining is not only a fun experience, but also unique and educational. There aren’t many places where you can take part in such an exciting and hands-on experience such as this!

For more than 25 years, we have provided the perfect setting for North Carolina cabin getaways! Allow our friendly staff at Valle Crucis Log Cabin Rentals to guide you to the right NC mountain cabins for you and your loved ones. Visit our website for our full selection of Blue Ridge mountain rentals in Boone, NC or call us today! Plan your summer vacation to Boone, NC and take advantage of the convenient location to family friendly attractions such as Foggy Mountain Gem Mine and so many more attractions that call this quaint mountain town home!