Rockhounding Kansas: 5 Places To Hunt Rocks, Crystals, and Fossils  

Did you know that the State of Kansas is part of one of the most famous rockhounding districts in the United States? We know the State of Kansas for its vast agricultural and natural resources, including minerals, rocks, and gemstones. Read on to learn more about 5 of the best rockhounding spots in Kansas and the array … Read more

Rockhounding Mississippi: 11 Places To Hunt Rocks, Crystals, and Fossils  

Are you looking for places to collect rocks, crystals, and fossils in Mississippi? Here are eleven places to get started rockhounding in Mississippi. Rockhounding Mississippi Disclaimer The information provided in this article by is for informational purposes and is subject to change. Laws are updated. Accessibility guidelines and restrictions change. Be sure to confirm … Read more

Types of Rocks In Suriname: A Guide to the 7 Most Common You’ll Spot

Surinam has rich mineral deposits and there are beautiful Surinamite, Kyanite, sandstone, gabbro, bauxite and precious metals.  Suriname’s most desirable rocks and minerals are found in the mountainous north and west area of the country.  The mining industry in Suriname focuses on gold, but they also export tin, copper, oil, and laterite.  Types of Rocks … Read more

Types of Rocks In Guyana: A Guide to the 5 Most Common You’ll Spot

Guyana is home to sandstone formed over volcanic rock like granite and basalt. Collectors may find sandstone, pink granite, tuff, quartzite, and migmatite samples. Precious stones and gems are rare in Guyana.  Guyana is home to tepui, flat top sandstone mountains that have formed when the larger sandstone deposit eroded away over time.  Consider hiring … Read more