Bitterroot Gem & Mineral Club

Bitterroot Gem & Mineral Society of Montana

Bitterroot Gem & Mineral Society of Montana

Bitterroot Gem & Mineral Society of MontanaBitterroot Gem & Mineral Society of Montana

2020 FIELD TRIPS!

These will change each year due to weather conditions and access restrictions. Keep an eye on this page for further information as we are looking into a couple new places to hunt.


These dates are tentative now!

June  6th & 7th   Star Garnet Dig, ID                                           Garnets, Star garnets

June 13th         Cramer Creek / East of Missoula                  Jasper & Agate

June 17th         Weasel Creek-Newer                                          Crystals & Goethite

June 18th thru 22nd Annual Knapp-In at Larry Creek off of Bass Creek South of Stevensville, MT. (Not an official club trip)         Flint knapping, auction & potluck.

June 24th         Crystal Park                                                               Crystals

June 27th         Thunder Mountain                                                Geodes (Road due to be fixed last year)

July 3rd, 4th, 5th   Challis Idaho                                 Jaspers, Agates, Fluorite. More sites are to be added.

August 8th      Calvert Hill(Red Button mine)     Aquamarine, Epidote, Garnet, Beryl, quartz 

August 14th, 15th, 16th  Checking out areas around Billings and Yellowstone River.  Hunting for places to find MT agates, Jasper, Petrified Wood and Fossils.

Sept. 6th     Keep Cool Creek, Lincoln                    Banded Jasper and Agates