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Exciting outdoor activities

No rollercoaster, no load music, no vendors, just peace and quiet in beautiful surroundings. Bring... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2016
Eidsvoll Municipality, Norway

If you ever wanted to dig after gems it's the place to go. Everything you find, you can keep. If... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2016
Heggedal, Norway
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Nov 15, 2016
“Exciting outdoor activities”
Sep 5, 2016
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

No rollercoaster, no load music, no vendors, just peace and quiet in beautiful surroundings. Bring some tools and go hunting for emeralds. Your almost bound to find the green jewels, but don't expect to get rich. Mostly you'll find traces, but after a while you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank RuneOH
Reviewed September 5, 2016

If you ever wanted to dig after gems it's the place to go. Everything you find, you can keep. If the right technique you will easily find some nice stuff. The ming area is easily accessible, about 300 m from the parking place. Be sure...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank 841thierryg
Reviewed June 29, 2016

On our recent holiday to Eidsvoll we cycled to the Emerald mine on a sunny Saturday and spend a good few hours there. We enjoyed the walk around the mines and then sat at the waters edge for hours looking for Emeralds with a picnic....More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Olivia M
Reviewed July 27, 2015

A nice experience and fun to to. But to get to the place where you can search for the emeralds, you have to walk a fair distance through some elevated terrain. We ended up with some pieces of emerald, which you get to keep.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank André v
Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

As a day out, bring a picnic, maybe a small hammer and tool. Met two semi-pro guys who really went all in to find a rock to put in his fiancées weedingring :) Nice day, no guarantees of course to find such, but worth a...More

1  Thank SarahZelma
Reviewed May 1, 2015

I have enjoyed the emerald mines on several occations. It's really nice on sunny days but it's perfect to hunt for emeralds in dusk rain (the water makes the green pop!). Friendly and helpfull staff telling us about the emeralds and how to find them...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Christina H
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