Copper Country Minerals The Copper Country is notable for native copper mines and the rock piles are the waste rock from these old copper min It is possible to find native copper either in mass or crystallized form Massive is much, much more common than crystallized, and virtually everyone will find some native copper at a locality .
Gem and Mineral Show For many years the Club has conducted the Copper Country Gem and Mineral Show during the second weekend in August Athough it is free to the public, it is a fund raising activity for the Club It starts Friday afternoon runs through Saturday and end
Aug 13, 2016· HOUGHTON, Mich (WLUC)-The Annual Copper Country Rock And Mineral Show is this weekend at the Houghton-Portage Elementrary School Gems, minerals, rocks, jewelry, and more are available for both .
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Aug 09, 2014· Only a few years back we used to come up for rock hunting events sponsored by the AE Seaman Mineral Museum, including hunting various spoil piles, lectures and demonstrations by the experts at Michigan Tech This was formerly known as Red Metal Week, then the Keweenaw Mineral Retreat and lasted an entire week
The Copper Country Rock and Mineral Club's events will be between August 6 and 9 Their details were posted on March 15 and registration began the same day The collecting trips are full as of April 8 Follow the link to their website from our Sponsors/Links page The CCRMC Rock and Mineral show will be held on August 9, 10, and 11
Oct 2010 Copper Country Mineral Retreat Keith A Peregrine posted in Field Collecting Jul 2013 Copper Country Show Keith A Peregrine posted in Mineral Shows 3h History and Stories of Michigan’s Copper Country Larry Maltby posted in General Jul 2012 2012 Copper Country Gem & Mineral Show Keith A Peregrine posted in Mineral Shows
The event has been going on for about 30 years in different incarnations, Bornhorst said, beginning as the Red Metal Retreat and going through a period where it was sponsored by the Copper Country Rock and Mineral Club before the museum took over about 10 years ago
Nov 15, 2011· Field Trip to the Copper Country Mineral Retreat A visit to the Republic mine (for Specular Hematite), a Michigan Pegmatite dyke, the ishpeming Mineral and Rock show and a few copper mines in .
So I'm back from our family vacation from Houghton, Michigan and the Copper Country Mineral Retreat and I've came back vowing to be a better person - eg, train my dog (another story), inventory new rocks (instead of letting them sit in the garage) and move to Houghton, MI to work at Fiber Whims It was a bonus that the vacation in Keweenaw .
The nice people at Keweenaw Gem polished this datolite I found at the Delaware mine I heard that they have a fun open house at the end of the Copper Country Mineral Retreat with lots of good food Next is a mysterious looking piece of prehnite with copper crytal inclussions Hey, it's not big or uncommon, but I ,
Welcome to the Copper Country Rock and Mineral Club web site If you share our passion for rock collecting you have come to the right place If you have no experience but have always been curious about those “neat looking rocks” you see, you have come to the right place
Copper Country Rock and Mineral Club, 08/11/2017, Rock & Mineral Shows, 08/13/2017, Houghton, Michigan August 2018 Capital Mineral Club Show September 2018 Mid-Hudson Valley Club Show
Prehnite is a Copper Associate Mineral in Copper Country Much of the Prehnite contains copper dust that changes green Prehnite to pink Prehnite Other inclusions in Prehnite also produce a plethora of colors Zeolites sometimes mix with Prehnite (A calcium Aluminum Silicate) in the Keweenaw and produce feathery eyes and patterns
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The Copper Country Gem Mineral Show starts on 8/10/2018 The Show ends on 8/12/2018 The Show is located at: Houghton Elementary School 203 W Jacker Street, Houghton, Michigan 49931 The most uptodate information about vendors, news, and weather for the Copper Country Gem Mineral Show Check out the show's floor plan and the products that .
The most up-to-date information about vendors, news, and weather for the Copper Country Gem & Mineral Show Check out the show's floor plan and the products that will be sold The Copper Country Gem & Mineral Show starts on 8/9/2019 The Show ends on 8/11/2019 The Show is located at: Houghton Elementary School 203 W Jacker Street, Houghton, Michigan 49931
Jul 16, 2019· Keweenaw Mineral Days event provides legal surface prepared mineral collecting on rock piles of former native copper mines in the Keweenaw Peninsula Hosted by the A E Seaman Mineral Museum in collaboration with Keweenaw Gem and Gift, Inc
Pottery, windchimes, books, splash copper, and copper art We are the world's largest supplier of greenstone, Michigan's State Gemstone Open year round ,
Copper Country Mineral Retreat Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan August 2-7, 2009 By Keith Peregrine , I would have had one of those large copper pieces found in rock shops or even EBay However, by this time I was bushed The following was a wonderful surprise and why I do acid baths On the right side of the photo is a great sample of silver .
We offer local minerals and metals from upper Michigan, we also offer other specimens from around the world WANT A GREAT PLACE TO ROCK HUNT??? Consider the copper and iron mines in upper Michigan There is a vast variety of minerals and metals to be found at the hundreds of old copper ,
Tulip City Gem and Mineral Club, Inc - This large club in Holland, Michigan is an active one with many field trips and programs Copper Country Rock and Mineral Club - Copper Country has its own club that is based in Houghton, Michigan, the center of Copper Country, a rockhounding paradise in the Keweenaw Peninsula of the Upper Peninsula
Aug 06, 2012· Rock and mineral collectors from all over the world are spending this week in the Copper Country About 200 people are taking part in a retreat this week – and, that really rocks The Copper .
Apr 20, 2015· Ishpeming Rock & Mineral Club 385 lik We are a group of people who enjoy looking for, collecting, sharing, and teaching about the rocks, minerals and.
Check Copper Country Mineral Retreat site for news for any news:-Peoria, Illinois, PASGeology Rock and Gem Show, 3rd Weekend of August-September:-Deer Park, Michigan: -Lake Superior Agate Show at Muskallonge Park, 2nd Weekend of September:
He gives guest lectures about the Keweenaw to the Michigan History classes at OCC and leads the historical tours for the Copper Country Mineral Retreat (copper) conference at Michigan Technological University This is a guidebook to the copper mining history of the Keweenaw Peninsula
Come out and see us!! 🤗 We will be open most weekends from now until Labor Day and some Weekdays!! Or you can call for an appointment [hidden information]The fi, nest Copper country rocks and minerals at 55744 US 41 Calumet Michigan!! ⛏ 💎 We will also do bulk orders call to see if we have what you’re looking for!! 🌞 🌈 💫 See More
Michigan’s Copper Country – CMG 92 01 - page 4 of 144 sediments that spread along the shores and over the sea bottom likewise became red At the beginning of this long epoch of rock building, the
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Sometimes the label of a mineral specimen is very vague, especially when it comes to locality Labels on minerals from the Copper Country often read, Keweenaw Co, Houghton Co or even Lake Superior with no reference to a specific mine