Aska Mining Company

Family Fun
Located in Blue Ridge

Enjoy an exciting day discovering beautiful, and valuable gemstones! Mine rain or shine as our flumes are covered!  Scoop rough material on the screen, rinse with clean water and the gem stones, when wet, will reveal colors and crystal shapes!  Refer to the Assay Gemstone Chart to identify your gemstone or ask one of our knowledgeable and friendly staff members. Hunt for treasured gemstones including emerald, aquamarine, moonstones, garnet, citrine, amethyst, ruby, and sapphire. Family Fun for all ages!

Come join us for a fun filled day of gem mining and tubing the Toccoa River. Easy to find location across from Shallowford Iron Bridge, 8 miles up Aska road.  When you drive up Aska road, look for the Iron Bridge and you will know you have a arrived at the newest gem mining site.  Look for hidden treasures as you sift through our mining troughs. Enjoyable for all ages.  

Allow time to stop by our beautiful gift shop.  It ROCKS!!!


Gem Mining 9 am- 6 pm 

Iron Bridge Cafe Hours:

   Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner 

   Open Daily 8 am- 6 pm

    Breakfast served until 11:00am


Toccoa Tubing Hours: 

    opens 10 am and last float at 3pm 

     No reservation required. 

     Open Memorial Day Weekend 

      through Labor Day weekend.  


Aska Gem Mining Company 8436 Aska Road, Blue Ridge GA 30513