Arizona Rockhound

Amateur Rockhounding in the Copper State

Quartzite

Rockhounding Arizona / May 14, 2014 / No Comments

Arizona is home to two large annual rock and mineral shows, the granddaddy in the tiny community of Quartzite. It’s a 2-month long rock and mineral free-for-all, setup swap meet style for buyers and sellers. If it’s a rock, mineral or crystal, chances are pretty good you’ll find it there. Because so much of it is driven by individuals, prices can vary. For the most part, though, you’ve got a good shot at picking up rock specimens at lower prices than the average venue. The next meet is January 1 – February 28, 2015. There’s no admission fee, but count on paying for parking and count on a LOT of …..

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