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Only went to the shop

Only went to the shop and the lady was very helpful about telling us that since it was raining, we... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
501glorial
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Austin, Texas
Lots of Crystals!

We were actually headed for the Ron Coleman mine when we saw the gift shop on the corner. The sign... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Jennifer C
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Louisiana
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Only went to the shop and the lady was very helpful about telling us that since it was raining, we would have a hard time with our vehicle on a very rough road. Therefore, this rating is for the information that the lady provided us.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

The lady at the shop where you pay doesn't like her job. When we got to the mine location, a guy looked at our pass and told us to park. He was neither friendly or unfriendly. The few crystals we found were very small and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Terri C
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Best place in the area to dig and find double terminated Crystals and small clusters. Not a place for big Points but you could get lucky! As in all mines, better after a big rain! Bill will help if you are inexperienced. Bring bug spray....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank twfancy
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We were actually headed for the Ron Coleman mine when we saw the gift shop on the corner. The sign said buy your permits here, so I figured we better stop, so we didn't have to go back later. They don't sell permits to Ron's...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed June 5, 2017

I started digging crystals 23 years ago and for the past 17, only went to Miller Mt. because they were the best. I never failed to find lots of great stuff. This past weekend I took two first timer friends to dig and we found...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank caciadr
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Really enjoyed spending time in the area. It was nice just to look at the scenic vista while taking a break. Did not have the touch to find much, but the shop fulfilled our needs.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Years back when I began searching for which mine to go to, this was the cheapest, gave you the ability to search all day and keep whatever you find. We went and loved it and have been back once a year since then. We usually...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank 357feliciaj
Reviewed March 2, 2017

This is a great spot to find some amazing crystals. The last couple of miles is uphill on gravel and dirt roads. Pretty bumpy, but did it in my Honda FIT with no problems. The day we went, it was cloudy and COLD, and very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Heidi L
Reviewed November 12, 2016

The road is extremely rutted and rough. Thank goodness we were in 4 wheel drive truck. We found quit a few crystals and clusters. Had an all around good time. Found lots of rocks that will look wonderful in our flower garden and crystals to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed October 23, 2016

I visit this mine often, but yesterday was different as i had a flat tire going up the dirt road. By the time I got the pay station house, the tire was all the way flat. The guys who work here came right out and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Stephanie M
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Tina T
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Response from twfancy | Reviewed this property |
For Big Clear Quartz, Ron Coleman’s is a great place. They have a cheap Campground right on the property, where you can stay for $12.50 a night. Monday, Wednesday and Friday they usually bring up Dumptrucks of dirt from the... More
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