Our family of six spent the afternoon here, digging for diamonds in the dirt. We brought some plastic sand tools from Walmart for the little ones to play with. The rest of us mainly used our hands. It was neat to hunt for treasure and just enjoy playing with the earth. We didn't find anything and the kids were a little disappointed but overall we had fun.
I'd recommend bringing sunscreen, water bottles, spades or small shovels, and sifters/sieves. Also a change of clothes and towels for when you're done. Our kiddos were covered in mud, so they rinsed off at the water station then changed clothes.
I would steer clear if it's really hot outside, as there is little shade out in the field. Also it was a pretty busy for early March, so I imagine it can get really crowded at peak times so choose your date wisely.
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