Gift Shop

We have a wide variety of items that make perfect treats for you or unique gifts for your rock-loving friends and family.
Our gift shop is open during our normal operating hours: 
April – October, Wednesday – Sunday, noon to 5pm.


gift shop rocks & minerals

Rocks, Minerals, & Fossils

We have a huge assortment of $.75 tumbled and rough minerals, arrowheads, fossil shark teeth, and more! An affordable way for kids to be able to add to their collections.

We have many specialty specimens, such as: bornite, kyanite, agate slices, hematite, geodes, gold and silver flakes, pyrite, and more!

We have a large selection of Idaho rocks, minerals, and fossils direct from the field.

gift shop books and maps

Books & Maps

We carry several must-have books on Idaho geology, rock-hounding, and gem guides.

We have specialty publications on meteorites, trilobites, and gold prospecting.

We have a large selection of pocket-sized books for starter Earth Scientists on rocks, minerals, fossils, dinosaurs, and geology.


gift shop jewelry

Jewelry & Trinkets

We have great prices on chip necklaces and chip bracelets, magnetic wrap bracelets, and mood rings.

We have a fun variety of gem creations such as stone-carved animals, gem bottles, and gem key chains.

We have a limited set of specialty bookends made from Idaho rocks by one of our artist-geologists.


gift shop kid goodies

Kid Goodies

We have an assortment of fun, educational items for the younger crowd including rock pencils, plastic and stuffed dinos, dino rulers, and sticky rocks (magnetic hematite).

We have earth balls, dino balls, and rock balls.

We carry Magic Volanoes, Dino Skeleton, and Hatch ‘Em activity boxes.


gift shop supplies

Geology Supplies

We carry supplies to support you in your field activities — gold pans, rock picks, loupes, compasses, and streak plates.

We have gold panning gravel fresh from a claim on Grimes Creek to get you started on your gold panning practice – guaranteed to contain small amounts of gold!