Rose Creek Mine

115 Terrace Ridge Dr.
Franklin, NC 28734- Map It
(828) 349-3774

AAA Editor Notes

Rose Creek Mine is 5 mi. n. on SR 28 to Bennett Rd., n. on Rose Creek Rd., then w. on Lyle Downs Rd., following signs to 115 Terrace Ridge Dr. Visitors can try their luck digging for rubies, sapphires, garnets and other gemstones. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$10 (two people); free (ages 0-8). Refill buckets $5.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Apr.-Oct.