Want to join the club?
By joining the Mountain Area Gem and Mineral Association (M.A.G.M.A.), you will be added to the club members email contact list and receive a membership card for each family member, valid for the current year, starting with the month you join. You can renew each year on the same month. You will receive emails for upcoming trips and events. We offer many benefits with yearly membership, discounts to numerous rock shops and mine sites plus regularly scheduled digs.
Current discounts offered at Mines:
Crabtree Emerald Mine
Spruce Pine, NC: $5.00 off per person, per visit.
Discount available through the official Crabtree Mine web site at: www.crabtreemine.com
LaGrange, GA: $5.00 off per person, per visit.
Hogg Mine Info
Masons Ruby and Sapphire Mine
Franklin, NC: $5.00 off per person, per visit.
Sharpes Emerald Prospect
Hiddenite, NC: $5.00 off per person, per visit.
Sharpes Emerald Prospect
Current discounts offered at Rock Shops:
10% off purchases at the following shops:
52 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801. 828-225-3888
18 South Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601. 864-775-5693
539 King St A, Charleston, SC 29403. 843-297-4217
Enter the Earth
15% off purchases:
1 Page Ave. #125, Asheville, NC 28801.
Points of Light
10% off purchases:
391 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, NC 28801.
We conduct, attend and promote many annual and semi-annual digs and events yearly, to include:
Graves Mountain, Georgia, Rock Swap and Dig, October and April.
Graves Mountain Information
Surry County, Virginia, Fossil Hunt, October and April.
Kentucky Geode, Agate and Fossil Hunts, various digs throughout the year.
Crabtree Emerald Mine, Spruce Pine, NC, various digs throughout the year.
Crabtree Mine Information
Sharpes Emerald Prospect, Hiddenite, NC, various digs throughout the year.
Sharpes Emerald Prospect Information
MAGMA Club Gem Shows, Asheville, NC, September, December and March.
View Past Gem Show Reports
The annual Rockhound Roundup in July. This is an eight day event where we camp, visit mines to collect and attend the Franklin, NC gem shows which are the best in the southeast.
View Past Roundup Reports
We are always searching for new dig sites for our members to collect.
To see dates and information for our current events, visit the Upcoming Events page on our web site.
$25 per year for a family. $15 per year for individual membership.
If you are interested in a membership, send us your:
Name, mailing address, email address, and the names of family members if applicable. You can email your information to us at email@example.com.
Make payments to:
PO Box 542
Leicester, NC 28748
or paypal to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership begins the month and year you join. Be sure to renew each year to get the full benefits of our club discounts.