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Twin Creek Crystal Mine

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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My husband and I came to Hotsprings with a plan to go to 3 or 4 places to look for crystals. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kristi A
Biloxi, Mississippi
via mobile
"Rock Hounding Fun!"

This is the second time we have been at this crystal mine and we love it!! We left both times with... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Twin Creek Crystal Mine, is a beautiful mine with loads of healing energy, and crystals, crystals, crystals.. bring your lunch and stay all day!!! Parking is right at the pit, shaded picnic tables, porta potty, and friendly hostesses!! We blast and...more
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177 Collier Springs Rd, Mount Ida, AR 71957-8266
+1 870-867-4945
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Hotsprings with a plan to go to 3 or 4 places to look for crystals. This was our first time doing this sort of thing. I am so glad we went to Twin Creek first because we had the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the second time we have been at this crystal mine and we love it!! We left both times with beautiful crystals. Sheryl was a great help, always willing to point us in the right direction. Caution: Rough road going into the mine for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

I loved finding crystals at this mine! And I cannot wait to come back next year. The added benefit is that the people running it are so wonderful and help you find a bunch of crystals. They really want you to have a good time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary S
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Digging for crystals can be as easy or strenuous as you desire. While there is quite a bit of climbing and some unsteady rocks, it is safe and fun. They will give you directions on what to look for.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to dig and have lots of fun. We only live a few hours away so this is will be a place we visit several times a year going forward. Love it

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing my girlfriend and I were on a very first trip to Hot Springs and we were there obviously for the hot springs in the town everybody was so wonderful the hospitality the city itself was absolutely amazing it was hard...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris A
Reviewed September 23, 2018

It was a lot of fun, got free water from a local spring bottling place, helpers go around and find stuff for you if you're having trouble, friendly staff, loved the whole atmosphere, found lots of cool crystals.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rhonda D
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The signs run the gamut between "Welcome!" "Danger!" and "Keep Out!" which we thought was very funny. Took a picture of that, heh! Some day we'll have to invest in some car other than a Toyota Corolla to go to these places, like an SUV...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

As an energy worker and an avid crystal miner in Arkansas, I decided to give Twin Creek Crystal Mine a try. I should have just asked for my money back when I found out they blast the crystals loose, but I didn't. The lady there...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Shahndel O
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

After going to the crater of diamonds and coming back with only Jasper stones, we were very wary of going to another mining experience. We decided to give this place a try after a store owner in Murfreesboro recommended it and we are very happy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Loraine A
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angel o
September 9, 2018|
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Response from Carey H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Hot Springs. The drive isn't too bad, and we had a lovely time. Next visit, we plan to stay at a place called Shangri La Resort. We passed it on the way from Hot Sprints to the mine, and it looks to be... More
May 17, 2018|
Response from Sheryl P | Property representative |
No we don't...summer hours are from 8-4 daily...$25 for adults...$12 for kids 10 and under...except for lil ones...they are free.
January 30, 2017|
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Response from MissDixieFecho | Property representative |
If THEY are friendly, so are we!!