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Moab Rock Shop

600 N Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2131
+1 435-259-7312
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On the north end of the main drag in Moab sits a national treasure, the Moab Rock Shop, whose... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Steve C
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Annapolis, Maryland
Something for Everyone

Located just north of downtown on Main Street, this shop has something for everyone; from one... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Steve1362
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Avon, Ohio
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600 N Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2131
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Reviewed yesterday

On the north end of the main drag in Moab sits a national treasure, the Moab Rock Shop, whose mercurial owner, Lin Ottinger, was one of the heroes in Edward Abbey’s infamous novel “The Monkey Wrench Gang”. They offer all things rock: gems, fossils, crystals,...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Located just north of downtown on Main Street, this shop has something for everyone; from one dollar curiosities that will thrill kids to fine specimens, some museum quality, that will thrill the serious collector. Falling somewhere in between, when we travel, we like to stop...More

Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My sons absolutely loved this place and they have the largest collection of rocks (cheap and expensive) we have ever seen. The boys could have spent an entire day here. The young man behind the counter was extremely knowledgeable and friendly - even taking the...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Once you are in, you are trapped! Surrounded by stones, minerals, bones, antiques, dust and history. You can not miss it in Moab. Sylvain.

Thank sylvainm483
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We saw the shop coming into town from the north and so after dinner, my 80 year old father and I went there. It was a great rock shop. There were dinosaur bones and teeth, dinosaur footprints, fossils galore, and every kind of rock you...More

Thank lentz316
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If my daughter had her way, we would have spent an entire day pouring over the treasures to be found here. It was amazing. The staff was friendly. And the free souvenir is a nice perk.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

if you like rocks, fossils, jewelery made from stones this is an excellent place to stop. The salesperson was very helpful and nice.

Thank Candy B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My 9 year old was dying to come here every time we passed the sign so we finally stopped in after our hike in Arches. It is a great little shop with a huge selection and great prices. They even have a GIANT chunk of...More

Thank Taylor M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The fossils are amazing! They had fossils from all over the world and all types. I loved the fossilized sand dollars. The gentleman who work there were very knowledgeable. Kids were impressed!

Thank cbaggett
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is hands down the best shop in Moab. It's a must do if you have kids. There is a great selection of rocks. Inexpensive ones, high priced rocks and artifacts, and the staff is really knowledgeable on the products. Kids can spend an hour...More

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