Sapphire Panning is unique to Montana, unexpectedly captivating, and many guests are surprised at how quickly this modern day treasure hunting becomes addictive! Find out first hand why Montana is called The Treasure State, known for sparkling gems in blue, orange, pink and green. We supply all the tools, Gem Mountain dirt and equipment needed for you to wash and find raw sapphires. We’ll also help you send your stones to be appraised and cleaned, and perhaps turned into a prized piece for your jewelry collection! Sapphire panning is available April through October.