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Gem Trails of Utah

Gem Trails of Utah

by James R. Mitchell

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Visit the places where experienced rock and mineral collectors have found success! Detailed descriptions, photos and maps guide you to some of the best gem collecting sites in the state. This book is a 6" x 9" paperback with 232 pages. Second edition.

Gem Trails of Utah
Table of Contents

Introduction
6
    Utah Geology
7
    Mining History
7
    Mining Districts
8
Rockhounding Rules and Regulations
10
Hints for Collecting Minerals
14
Hints for Collecting Gem Materials
15
Government Agencies List
16
Rock and Mineral Societies
17
Natural History and Mining Museums
18
Map Legend
19
Key Sites to Locator Map
20
Utah Site Map
21
Region I
    1. Mantua
22
    2. Dove Creek Mountains
24
    3. Hyrum
26
    4. Great Salt Lake
28
    5. Knolls
30
    6. Delta Trilobite Quarry
32
    7. Swasey Mountain - West
34
    8. Swasey Mountain - East
36
    9. Sawtooth Mountain
38
    10. Conger Mountain
40
    11. Silver Island Mountains
42
    12. Painter Spring
44
    13. Little Valley
46
    14. Gold Hill
48
    15. Tule Valley
50
    16. Eureka
52
    17. Silver City
54
    18. Yuba Lake
56
    19. Levan
58
    20. Ophir and Mercur
60
    21. Nephi
62
    22. Topaz Mountain
64
    23. Thomas Range
66
    24. Ponderosa Campground
68
    25. Dugway
70
    26. Vernon
72
Region II
    27. Vernal
74
    28. Woodruff
76
    29. Coalville
78
Tumble Polishing Rocks
80
Color Specimen Insert
81
    30. Woodland
90
    31. Alta
92
    32. Emigration Canyon
94
    33. Silver Creek Junction
96
    34. Helper
98
    35. Fairview
100
Region III
    36. Long Valley Junction
102
    37. Little Creek Mountain
104
    38. Red Butte
106
    39. Summit
108
    40. Cedar Canyon
110
    41. Parowan
112
    42. Virgin
114
    43. Brian Head
116
    44. Agate Hill
118
    45. Panguitch
120
    46. Marysvale
122
    47. Beaver
124
    48. Clear Lake
126
    49. Mt. Carmel
128
    50. Sawtooth Peak
130
    51. Wah Wah Mountains
132
    52. Old Frisco
134
    53. West of Milford
136
    54. Black Rock
138
    55. Milford Area
140
    56. Corral Canyon
142
    57. North of Milford
144
    58. Salina Canyon
146
Region IV
    59. Torrey
148
    60. Notom
150
    61. Caineville
152
    62. Factory Butte
154
    63. Willow Springs Wash
156
    64. Blue Flats
158
    65. Fremont River
160
    66. West of Hanksville
162
    67. Hanksville
164
    68. Hell's Backbone
166
    69. Clay Hills
168
    70. Moss Back
170
    71. Little Egypt
172
    72. Green River
174
    73. Crescent Junction #1
176
    74. Crescent Junction #2
178
    75. Looking Glass Road
180
    76. La Sal Junction
182
    77. Moab
184
    78. Lockhart Basin
186
    79. Courthouse Pasture
188
    80. Potash Road
190
    81. Dubinky Well
192
    82. Sevenmile Canyon
194
    83. Dewey
196
    84. Owl Draw
198
    85. Cisco and Yellow Cat
200
    86. San Rafael
202
    87. San Rafael Reef
204
    88. Shadescale Mesa
206
    89. Summerville Wash
208
    90. Buckmaster
210
    91. Castle Dale
212
    92. Book Cliffs
214
Other Utah Attractions
216
Mineral Locator Index
217
Glossary
222
Other Titles Available
229
Notes
230