Want to join the club?

By joining the Mountain Area Gem and Mineral Association (M.A.G.M.A.), you will be added to the club members email contact list and receive a membership card for each family member, valid for the current year, starting with the month you join. You can renew each year on the same month. You will receive emails for upcoming trips and events. We offer many benefits with yearly membership, discounts to numerous rock shops and mine sites plus regularly scheduled digs.

Current discounts offered at Mines:

Crabtree Emerald Mine
Spruce Pine, NC
$5.00 off per person, per visit.
www.crabtreemine.com

Hogg Mine
LaGrange, GA
$5.00 off per person, per visit.

Hogg Mine Info

Masons Ruby and Sapphire Mine
Franklin, NC
$5.00 off per person, per visit.
828-369-9742

Sharpes Emerald Prospect
Hiddenite, NC
$5.00 off per person, per visit.
Sharpes Emerald Prospect

Current discounts offered at Rock Shops:

Cornerstone Minerals
10% off purchases at the following shops:
52 N
Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801.
828-225-3888
18 South Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601.
864-775-5693
539 King St A, Charleston, SC 29403.
843-297-4217

Enter the Earth
15% off purchases:
1 Page Ave. #125, Asheville, NC 28801.
828-350-9222

Points of Light
10% off purchases:
391 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, NC 28801.
828-257-2626

We conduct and promote many digs yearly to include:

Graves Mountain, Georgia
Rock Swap and Dig, October and April.

Graves Mountain Information

Surry County, Virginia
Fossil Hunt, October and April.

Crabtree Emerald Mine, Spruce Pine, NC
Various digs throughout the year.

Crabtree Mine Information

Sharpes Emerald Prospect, Hiddenite, NC
Various digs throughout the year.

Sharpes Emerald Prospect Information

MAGMA Club Gem Shows, Asheville, NC
March, June, September, December.

View Past Gem Show Reports


The annual Rockhound Roundup is in July. This is an eight day event where we camp, visit mines to collect and attend the Franklin, NC gem shows which are the best in the southeast. View Past Roundup Reports

We are always searching for new dig sites for our members to collect.

To see dates and information for our current events, visit the
Upcoming Events page on our web site.


Membership Fees:
$25 per year for a family.

$15 per year for individual membership.

Or send check or money order to:
Richard Jacquot
PO Box 542
Leicester, NC 28748

Be sure to include your name, email address, and the names of family members if applicable. You can email your information to us at rick@wncrocks.com.

Membership begins the month and year you join. Be sure to renew each year to get the full benefits of our club discounts.