Fun for all ages! Gem Mine rain or shine in our Covered Outdoor Gem Flume along the Little Tennessee River. You will discover many different gemstones and fossils including topaz, rubies, amethyst, emeralds and many others. We help you to identify your gemstones. We welcome all rock hounds and treasure seekers, it’s great fun for the entire family. We offer leisurely self guided kayak trips down the Little Tennessee River. The trips are 2 1/2 -3 hours long. Enjoy nature at its best. Your adventure and treasure await you!