Amethyst Mine

Amethyst is found in many places along the north shore of Lake Superior. This open-pit mine is a rock hound's delight as pieces of the purple quartz can be collected (charge per pound) and polished stones purchased.

Useful information

Address:

400 500 Bass Lake Road, P0T 2M0 Shuniah

Phone:

+1 807-622-6908

Price:

8 $

Opening hours

guided tour Jul-Aug: 10am-6pm; mid May-end Jun and early Sep-mid Oct: 10am-5pm

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