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Rio Doce Gem Mine

14622 Hwy 226 S
Spruce Pine, NC 28749


Located just off the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway in Spruce Pine, North Carolina the Rio Dce Gem Mine is an amazing adventure for all ages!

?You and your family will be going on a Gem Mining Adventure with connections right to the actual gem mines of Rio Dce (Sweet River) Brazil as well as the famous Spruce Pine Mining District of North Carolina.