A complete guide and source-book brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals.
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For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuide® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Search for stunning Montana agate along the Yellowstone River. Hunt for sapphires at the Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine. Help paleontologists excavate dinosaurs in Malta. Rockhounding Montana points the way to the best rockhounding in the state, including popular and commercial areas as well as lesser known sites on public land. This guide is an excellent sourcebook for experts and novices alike.
Look inside to find:
Detailed site descriptions with directions and GPS coordinates
Suggested tools and techniques
Land-use regulations and legal restrictions
Contact information for land managers
Additional information on rock shops, attractions, and local history
Montana Hodges was born in California and was named Montana by her parents for no particular reason. As a graduate of journalism and geology she is seriously committed to summer rockhounding trips. Today she works as a freelance writer and travels between her home in California and wherever the rocks may take her.
Robert Feldman is a retired public school earth science teacher who lives with his wife, Claudia, in Billings, Montana. Bob has three grown children, Barb, Tom, and David, who have frequently accompanied him on fossil collecting outings. He developed an interest in invertebrate paleontology at an early age and spends considerable time studying the subject. Along with his family, he has explored Montana's mining districts and fossil fields, intent on learning as much as he can about Montana's past.
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Book Description FalconGuides, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110762736828
Book Description FalconGuides, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0762736828