The Rugged Rockhound

The Rugged Rockhound” is helmed by a passionate Geologist and Science Educator with over 15 years of rockhounding experience. This channel is a treasure trove for those curious about rockhounding, geology, mineral collecting, and the wonders of nature. With a background in both Geology and Science Education, the creator takes viewers on thrilling rock, mineral, and crystal hunts, emphasizing that there’s treasure everywhere if only we know where to look. Whether you’re a seasoned rockhound or a budding geology enthusiast, this channel offers a rich blend of education, adventure, and the sheer joy of discovery.

Latest Videos From The Rugged Rockhound

Next week we move to Idaho! It has been fun here in Grand Junction, but…
Published on: 2024-05-17
We find more cool septarians and calcite crystals in Grand Junction! Affiliate links to the…
Published on: 2024-05-10
Here is the rest of the video. Sorry, YouTube didn't upload properly. Affiliate links to…
Published on: 2024-04-27
So excited for this new adventure in another state! Affiliate links to the equipment I…
Published on: 2024-04-26
Affiliate links to the equipment I use: Macro lens on my GoPro Hero 9: https://amzn.to/3u0llOB…
Published on: 2024-04-19
It's amazing sometimes what you find when you don't expect anything. Affiliate links to the…
Published on: 2024-04-12
As I slowly recover from surgery, I will be able to do more and more…
Published on: 2024-04-05
We haven't moved yet, and probably won't for quite a while. I had a major…
Published on: 2024-01-19
I am in the process of finding a new job, which will likely involve moving…
Published on: 2023-11-24
Didn't think I would have a video this week since I wasn't able to get…
Published on: 2023-11-18
Sorry for the late post, recently returned from a business trip and it took some…
Published on: 2023-11-11
Remember, this area has quite a few active claims so I recommend taking a look…
Published on: 2023-10-27
Affiliate links to the equipment I use: Macro lens on my GoPro Hero 9: https://amzn.to/3u0llOB…
Published on: 2023-10-20
Affiliate links to the equipment I use: Macro lens on my GoPro Hero 9: https://amzn.to/3u0llOB…
Published on: 2023-10-06
GPS coordinates of where I parked: 38.255233, -109.381415 Affiliate links to the equipment I use:…
Published on: 2023-09-29