Interested in browsing the local shops in search of a treasure? Below you’ll find a list of rock hounding stores and facilities.
LAKESIDE GEMS ROCK SHOP
29277 highway 28 South
Established in 1999, Lakeside Gems is located in just outside beautiful Bancroft, Ontario. As one of Canada’s few authorized dealers for Estwing Geological Tools and Lortone Rock Tumblers, Lakeside Gems has a full line of high-quality North American manufactured equipment. They also have all the tools any prospective or experienced rockhound enthusiast would need.
Lakeside Gems offers an extensive selection of local and international minerals and semi-precious gemstone gifts. These stunning specimens and decorative pieces would be great additions to any collection.
PRINCESS SODALITE MINE ROCK SHOP
Hwy 28 East
The Princess Sodalite Mine Rock Shop has been a unique shopping experience to all visiting Canada’s Mineral Capital, Bancroft for many years. The ever changing selection of beginner to museum quality local and world wide minerals along with the expanding selection of fossil specimens available keep collectors returning annually to add to their collections. The mine continues to produce an abundance of Sodalite in all quantities from collector specimens to large garden pieces.