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Elijah Mountain: Gem Mining & Animal Encounters
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Hendersonville, NC
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Max Rig Size
Up to 40 ft
Max Nights
1
Parking Spaces
1
Same Day Requests
No
About
Unlock the treasures of the earth and experience an unforgettable adventure that combines the thrill of discovery with the comforts of RV camping at one of Hendersonville's top family attractions. Just a stone's throw away from the quaint charms of Main Street, this oasis offers more than just a place to park your RV; it's a world where the past meets the present amidst the natural beauty of North Carolina. Step into a land where the sparkle of precious gemstones lies hidden beneath the earth, waiting for you to reveal them. The rush of uncovering real gems that you can take home isnt just excitingits a family-friendly activity that's rated as one of the top things to do in the world. Whether you're a seasoned gem hunter or trying it for the first time, your visit promises a unique blend of education and entertainment. This destination isn't just about mining; its an immersive experience where natural wonder meets playful exploration. Witness the majesty of peacocks and pheasants in their habitat, or make new friends at the goat farm. Share a meal at the picnic tables by the stream, where the sound of water and laughter intermingle. For those who revel in prehistoric wonders, the Jurassic Pond is a must-see, with its metal dinosaurs offering a glimpse into a bygone era. Conveniently located just three miles from the heart of Hendersonville, your RV camping adventure combines the joy of outdoor living with easy access to local amenities. The blend of activities, remarkable scenery, and proximity to city life make this destination the perfect escape for families and explorers alike, searching for an exceptional experience where memories are mined and moments are cherished.
Opening hours
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suitability
Pets Welcome
Amenities
Gift Shop
Picnic/Patio Area
Wildlife Sanctuary
Hiking
Petting Zoo
Birding & Wildlife Viewing
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Items to Purchase
Gem Mining Prices start at $14.99 and we have the largest gem and fossil store in North Carolina.
Parking & Arrival
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Max Rig Size:
Up to 40 ft
Parking Spaces:
1
Parking Surface:
Gravel
Check-In Method:
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