P.O.Box 249, Little Switzerland, NC 28749, US

(828) 765-6832 or (828) 765-1695

Welcome to The Emerald Mine of Little Switzerland.

Welcome to The Emerald Mine of Little Switzerland.

Welcome to The Emerald Mine of Little Switzerland.Welcome to The Emerald Mine of Little Switzerland.

AMAZING FINDS

Giant Emerald

Emerald Gem Mining in Spruce Pine, NC

Glenn & Donna Pace of Macedonia, Ohio found  a giant emerald crystal on one of their trips to mine with us.

Huge Ruby

Gemstone Mining in Spruce Pine, NC

This young couple from Chicago found a giant Ruby while mining with us.

Another Giant Ruby

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Mrs. Barton from Atlanta also found a giant Ruby on a trip to mine with us

Fabulous Jewelry

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A customer from Charlotte,NC who travels all over the world had this exquisite piece created from 3 emeralds she gave us to cut.

One of a Kind Star RUBY

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This Ruby was given to us in May 2008 to cut by Bob Jolley of Burnsville, NC 

  The finished stone weighs 210.87 cts. (measuring 47 x 31 1/2mm.).  It is set in a mounting, custom made by Rings 'n Things, and is surrounded by four faceted rubies he found while mining with us.