Rockhounding Resources


Links

Mineral Collecting & Lapidary sites
Mindat
Gemdat
The Vug
Minfind
Rock Tumbling Hobby Forums
Bob's Rock Shop
Where to Find Rocks
Dirty Rockhounds
Cash and Treasures Wiki
Rockhound Field Trip Fanatics
Rockhounds at Drizzle
Rockhounding the Rockies
Rockhounds at Reddit
Rockhound Ramblings
The Rockhound Station
Gator Girl Rocks

Rockhound Times
Gemland
Rockhound Tumblr
Rockhounds at Drizzle
Yup Rocks
Friends of Minerals Forum
Mineral Town
Homeadvisor, Home Hobbies: Rock Collecting

Mineral Referrence
MineralMundi
Mindat.org
Geology.com
Webmineral.com
Fakeminerals.com

Mineral Sciences Collections
The Gemology Project
Online Mineral Museum

Location Information
http://www.mineralmundi.com/
Nice collection of locations from Rock Tumbling Hobby Forums
http://www.mindat.org/
Dezert Magazine The back issues of this magazine often feature information on collecting.
High Desert Insider
Inland Lapidary List
Shurs Paleontology
Fossilsites
Finding Rocks

Mineral & Geological Reference
http://geology.com/http://webmineral.com/
http://nature.berkeley.edu/classes/eps2//wisc/glossary2.html
http://www.minsocam.org

http://www.fakeminerals.com/

Minerals in Arizona
Arizona on Mindat
Geologic Map of Arizona
Arizona Geologic Survey Document Repository


Clubs
http://www.earthnstuff.com/p/rockhounding-clubs.html



Books

Gem Trails
http://www.kingsleynorth.com/skshop/category.php?catID=1021

Minerals, Fossils, and Fluorescents of Arizona: A Field Guide for Collectors

Neil R. Bearce
http://www.atlasbooks.com/marktplc/03027.htm

Rockhounding Arizona

Gerry Blair
http://www.falcon.com/books/rockhounding-arizona-2nd