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Address: Blythe, CA
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The public may explore this privately owned mine, and most come back with...

The public may explore this privately owned mine, and most come back with something to show for their effort.

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NOW CALLED KAYLEE MAE GEM MINE

The mining is again in operation for Rock Hounds that hope to find some fire agates and opals by hard rock mining. The mine has changed owners and the new ouners are continuing... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
707clayg
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Lomita, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The mining is again in operation for Rock Hounds that hope to find some fire agates and opals by hard rock mining. The mine has changed owners and the new ouners are continuing the operation as before. You will need a PayPal account to make payment with as this is the only form of payment they accept. Bring heavy gloves,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Yeah. We used to go to opal hill mine before it changed hands and absolutely loved it!!! Tried to contact new owners but message I left was never responded too. Sad. Would love to know if it's ever going to be open to the public again.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2012

This is a pay-to-mine site. Those of my group who paid the fee were disappointed by the results. However, there is good chalcedony and crystals on the hills below the mine.

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