Classic South / Lincolnton

Graves Mountain

US Highway 378
Lincolnton, GA 30817

706-359-7970 | 706-359-3862
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World's premier location for large, multiple twinned rutile crystals; rutile, lazulite, pyrophyllite, kyanite, hematite, pyrite, ilmenite, muscovite, fuchsite, barite, sulfur, blue quartz, quartz crystals, and microcrystals such as woodhouseite, variscite, strengite, phosphosiderite, cacoxenite, crandallite.

Info & Amenities

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    Parking on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Rock Swap and Dig

    Rock Swap and Dig

    10/02/2015 - 10/04/2015

    You are invited to field collect minerals at Georgia's premiere mineral location: Graves Mountain in Lincolnton, Ga. Don't miss this opportunity to collect here because the rutile, lazulite and pyrophyllite are said to be some of the finest in the world.

    The collecting area at Graves is huge! There are three main rock types: quartz-sericite schist, sericite-kyanite-quartz rock (quartzite) and quartz conglomerate. You may still be able to collect rutile, kyanite, lazulite, iridescent he... read more