Gem Trails of Utah - You'll find many unique opportunities in a landscape as diverse as the gems, minerals, and fossils found here. There are trunks of petrified wood, faceting-grade labradorite, topaz crystals of a color and clarity that rival any found anywhere, boulders of obsidian, delicate halite crystals and much, much more.
Detailed text and maps lead the gem hunter to abandoned mine dumps, stunning desert terrain, deep canyons, pristine mountains and beautiftil lakes in the search for specimens. Black and white photos highlight the collecting area. A color section aids in specimen identification.
This latest, revised 2007 edition of a classic, best-selling guide Gem Trails of Utah is invaluable for the rockhounds just starting out, filled with expert advice and years of experience. For the collector who has been discovering Utah's treasures for years, it is an outstanding source of the old and the new sites in one handy volume. Now over 90 locations thoughout the state.
Release date: February 21, 2007
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