A great self-guided nature experience collecting your own gems & minerals. Sign up & pay your fee at Kauffeldts General Store in Quadeville. A second opportunity to see & collect rose quartz is available, by prior arrangement only, by phone or email.
The Bancroft Mineral Museum is owned and operated by the Bancroft Gem and Mineral Club. It features exceptional examples of minerals from within a 100km radius of Bancroft. Also featuring educational resources for schools and universities.
The Bonnechere Caves are truly a unique experience for all ages. A visit leaves one with a better understanding and respect for our dynamic planet. We provide a safe, educational, informative and fun tour for people of all ages.
Prospecting, Relic and Treasure Hunting, Geo-science Education and Consulting, Active Community Volunteer (Recreational Geology and Trail Mapping).
Hobby Clubs of Rock & Mineral Collectors
We work to enhance the natural and cultural heritage of the park. The annual Heritage Mica Festival interprets the Silver Queen Mine and its history. The archaeology program brings history to life for students working with professional archaeologists.
Enjoy a day of Geo-caching on our undisturbed property and discover many rare minerals. Come and enjoy a guided tour of our pristine mineral sites on 300 acres which includes a cave, waterfalls, springs, flora and fauna.
We offer educational rock-hounding tours of abandoned mines in Lanark County. Our tours depart from Perth and last for as long as our guests wish to remain at the mine site(s). Mineral collecting is encouraged.
John Schweighardt is a stone sculpture who creates solely from Ontario stone. He creates a variety of sculptures including: garden sculptures, indoor sculptures, bird baths, bowls, sinks and many more beautiful works of art.
Museum and literary centre dedicated to author R.D. Lawrence which is housed in a sustainable straw bale building. We feature a Writer In-Residence program, children's programs, exhibits change during the year and we can custom build programs for tours.
.Rocks, minerals, crystals, and jewellery direct from the source. Dig for your own specimens, or shop for beautiful sodalite jewellery, gifts and more in the shop.