very gemmy golden beryl found during trimming, size is 1/4 in dia and 1/2 in length
neat array of schorl and beryl in matrix
dark beryl in smoky quartz along with garnet
large cabinet of schorl in matrix largest xl is 1 1/2 long
largest emerald I found, not the greatest but I found it ;-)
small emeralds in matrix
emeralds, schorl, garnet and beryl combo piece
unknown silver mineral found with schorl...Mike? what is it??
Mickey C down in the amy pit at diamond hill
Mickey, Gary and others tried there luck in the smoky pit. They were finding nice small cabinets of clusters here.
Mike cooling off after a hard dig
Mike and I in our team dig hole. this is the skel pit at diamond hill
Mike has his hands on a 2 ft plate of nice crystals which now resides in my collection, when hunting at Diamond hill, you should look for the red clay pockets for larger plates of quartz
Mike digging, Gary and I taking a sec to look at the camera, I really did dig....
spoil piles above amy pit Diamond hill
Me hunting at Ray mine, small hole started
Wrapping after a good day of hunting, I was shown a nice curve "ball" right after this photo!
Randy "collecting" at the Ray mine