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Crisson Gold Mine

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Gemsaplenty

My wife, 12 year old granddaughter and I are vacationing this week in Big Canoe, Georgia. Today we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John T
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orlando
via mobile
Love this place

Have visited several times with the grandkids 6-10. They love it. Staff had always been helpful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rcabr
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atlanta, ga
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Here at Crisson Gold Mine you can Pan for Real Dahlonega Gold, and look for Gemstones. We have instructors that are willing to help you and your family have a fun adventure. We also offer the use of Trommels, Highbankers, Gold cubes to the person...more
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2736 Morrison Moore Pkwy East, Dahlonega, GA 30533-3942
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+1 706-864-6363
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife, 12 year old granddaughter and I are vacationing this week in Big Canoe, Georgia. Today we drove the back roads to Dahlonega Tony and Tammy Ray's 'Crisson Gold Mine'. It was well worth the drive along the winding roads. We panned for gold...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited several times with the grandkids 6-10. They love it. Staff had always been helpful. It is all weather as they now have an indoor room for gold panning and gem seeking from sand.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rcabr
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

I found out on the internet about Crisson having a piece of equipment I needed to prospect for Gold. I was very surprised when I got there. They had every kind of gold prospecting equipment anyone could ever need. I was also surprised with the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Truckin1967
Reviewed 20 January 2019

This lady was short and annoying within the first 30 seconds of being in the door. She did the same with the guy who came in behind me, but even worse. He left soon after. When I mentioned my dad dredged gold in the late...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Tom L
Reviewed 11 January 2019

In the summer of 2018, we took 2 of our grandsons to Crisson Gold Mine to have an experience of a lifetime. We found gold and mined fabulous gems. We returned to Crisson Gold Mine on October 5, 2018, to have our gem stones cut...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed 2 January 2019

compared to the trip underground and the well-informed tour guide at Consolidated, Crisson's above-ground walk through seemed less impressive.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tishberry
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time my family doing gold and gems. The family was in town for Thanksgiving. The kids love all the wonderful gems that they fount. They cant wait to come back to vist their aunt and uncle. They are into mine craft and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sightseer04521274110
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I took my girlfriend here to look for pretty rocks since she loves them. To be honest I didn’t expect much but we ended up finding Ruby’s and some other really nice gems that I never would have thought you could find. Everyone there was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank reviwer231999
Reviewed 27 November 2018

The people running the front part of the mine were really nice and helpful. The rest of the mine was a bit of a let down. The self guided tour was just us looking at a bunch of rusted old machinery. The stamp wasn't running....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sbwpanda
golden42, Owner at Crisson Gold Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2018

We value all of our visitors responses and your thoughts have been taken into consideration. I would like to start off by responding to the comment about your instructor not seeming very enthused, with his permission, I would like to inform you that his mother...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

While on vacation in Dahlonega we wanted to do some gem grubbing and gold panning and chose Crissom Mine. The $10 admission (per person) got us each a pan of gold and bucket of gem dirt. CJ helped us pan for the gold. We found...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank elhc10
golden42, Owner at Crisson Gold Mine, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you so much for your Review!! We strive to please all our customers!! My employees are all excited to teach everyone about gold and gem mining. We are glad that you like the beautiful stones that you had cut here. We hope you enjoy...More

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80schic
10 November 2018|
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Response from golden42 | Property representative |
We do have a few chairs available for sitting. Thanks for asking!
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Greentea M
19 October 2017|
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Response from golden42 | Property representative |
We don’t sell it unlimited but if you would like we do sell it by the tractor scoop for $90.00 a scoop
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Stroke r
14 February 2015|
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I am sorry I didn't answer sooner. Lately the largest nugget found by a customer was worth $525.00 on the Gold price for that day. The largest ruby found lately was a 700 carat ruby. Then they had it cut into several... More
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