Stay up-to-date on the latest discoveries, research, events, and developments in the fascinating world of geology, rockhounding, and paleontology. Our news page brings you a comprehensive look at key stories impacting the rock and mineral community, from new fossil records and mineral finds to changes in parks access and much more. Get your fix of intriguing science news and compelling tales of ancient artifacts uncovered. Our news articles aim to educate and inspire with trustworthy insights into the wonders beneath our feet.

Amateur Geology News

Rockhounding on Public Lands  Bureau of Land Management… Read more
Published on: 2024-02-28
Extreme Rare Find By Minnesota RockHound Known As 'Agate Man'  98.1 – Minnesota's New Country… Read more
Published on: 2024-02-09
OPINION: Mimbres Peak monument designation would lock out rockhounding  Albuquerque Journal… Read more
Published on: 2024-02-06
Turn to Stone  KNPR… Read more
Published on: 2024-01-30
Collecting rocks in southern Minnesota | Community  Southernminn.com… Read more
Published on: 2024-01-26
Unleashing the Blanchard Beast  New Mexico Magazine… Read more
Published on: 2024-01-24
Gone winter rockhounding in Washington state? You can find agates, fossils, gemstones  Tri-City Herald… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-25
Gone winter rockhounding in Washington state? You can find agates, fossils, gemstones  Yahoo News… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-25
Gone winter rockhounding in Washington state? You can find agates, fossils, gemstones  Bellingham Herald… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-25
Gone winter rockhounding in Washington state? You can find agates, fossils, gemstones  Tacoma News Tribune… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-25
Your official rock hunting guide to Arizona's coolest native stones  The Copper Courier… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-20
Is It Legal To Collect Beautiful Rocks In Colorado?  Retro 102.5… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-08
Forest Service closes rockhounding site in northeast Washington so it can fix 'years worth of damage'  Yahoo News… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-02
Forest Service closes rockhounding site in northeast Washington so it can fix 'years worth of damage'  The Spokesman ReviewRockhounding site closed for repairs  Bonner County Daily BeeView Full Coverage on Google News… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-01
Psst! Winter Rock Hunting in Northern Michigan is Incredible  MyNorth.com… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-01
Graves Mountain talk about rocks, their events, and more  WJBF-TV… Read more
Published on: 2023-11-01
Rock out! Fossil hunting in Ohio  Richland Source… Read more
Published on: 2023-10-25
Beginner Rockhounding: How to build a rockhounding starter kit  RVtravel.com… Read more
Published on: 2023-10-06
Sun City Rockhounds celebrate diamond anniversary | Daily Independent  Daily Independent… Read more
Published on: 2023-09-25
Digging for crystals at Crystal Park, a rock hound's playground  NBC Montana… Read more
Published on: 2023-09-17
Rockhounding Adventures: 12 Best Spots For Rock Collecting In The Country  TheTravel… Read more
Published on: 2023-09-13
Hundreds attend Grand Marais Rock and Mineral Show  WLUC… Read more
Published on: 2023-09-10
Rockhounds, collectors gather for Gem annd Mineral Show  Hanford Sentinel… Read more
Published on: 2023-09-08
Find your next treasure, discover the fun of rockhounding when The Crystal Festival comes to town  St. George News… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-29
Idaho Today: Earth Brite Rock Shop  KTVB.com… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-29
Succor Creek is a rockhounding haven, remote hiking destination in far eastern Oregon  Here is Oregon… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-17
Rockhounding in central Idaho  East Idaho News… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-12
Idaho Today: Rockhounding in Idaho with Earth Brite Rock Hounders  KTVB.com… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-11
Not just any rock: Petoskey stones big business for jewelers  Detroit News… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-11
LA Times Today: Rockhounds fight for access to jewels of California desert  Los Angeles Times… Read more
Published on: 2023-08-03