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Sapphire Mining in Philipsburg, Montana

The gate to on-site sapphire mining in beautiful Philipsburg, Montana!

Fun family activities available when you visit Opal Mountain Gems!

Located in historic Philipsburg, MT - just 78 miles southeast of Missoula, Montana and 60 miles west of Butte, Montana on the Pintler Scenic Highway.

Our on-site running water flume for sapphire mining in Philipsburg, MT.

Our outdoor mining area offers you a place to find your very own treasure! With a variety of gem gravels to choose from and free use of our gem screening area, you are guaranteed to have a good time. It's outdoor family fun for "kids" of all ages! A running water flume and mining themed entrance enhance your Montana mining and panning experience.

Sapphire mining and sifting is fun for all ages in the yard at Opal Mountain Gems in beautiful Philipsburg, Montana.

We also offer thunder eggs and geodes that contain a surprise inside! We'll cut it open for free so you can see just how amazing your purchase really is.

Our store is a treasure for rock-hounds but we also carry many Made-in-Montana gifts and local art that appeal to just about everyone. If you're in the area, stop in and see what's new - open daily 9am to 7pm. A nice place to spend a little time and experience Montana.

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