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Crocodile Creek Gem & Fossil Mining

12009 Rehl Rd
Jeffersontown KY 40299

Come join Louisville Kentucky's famous "Crikey the Crocodile" and discover gems and fossils in the rough mine ore. The knowledgeable staff brings the water sluice, mining ore and panning screens. Your children and their guests take the bags of ore and wash away the debris to find gems and fossils hidden inside!

As the dirt washes away, beautiful treasures are revealed, fabulous finds include, emeralds, rubies, crystals, shark teeth, arrowheads, fossils, and even fools gold! This panning activity is an experiences for all and the treasure bags make a great PARTY FAVOR for those celebrating a birthday. It's fun and educational at any age! Panning is fun for the whole family.