Santa Lucia Rockhounds

Rockhound Clubs and Societies


American Federation of Mineralogical Societies     http://www.amfed.org/


California Federation of minerological Societies 
   
http://www.cfmsinc.org/


Carmel Valley Gem & Mineral Society                www.cvgms.org


Coalinga Rockhound Society                               www.coalingarockhounds.org


Conejo Gem & Mineral Club                                www.cgamc.org


Fresno Gem & Mineral Society, Inc.                   www.fgms.us


Mother Lode Mineral Society                              www.motherlodemineralsociety.com


Orcutt Mineral Society                                        www.omsinc.org


Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society                          www.oxnardgem.com

 

Salinas Valley Rock and Gem Club                     www.SalinasRockandGem.com

 

San Luis Obispo Gem & Mineral Club                 www.slogem.org


Santa Clara Valley Gem & Mineral Society        www.scvgms.org


Santa Cruz Mineral & Gem Society                     www.scmgs.org

 

Sierra Pelona Rock Club                                     www.sierrapelona.com

 

Tule Gem & Mineral Society                               www.tulegem.org 

 

Ventura Gem & Mineral Society                         www.vgms.org/


 

Links to Mineral Resources

 

http://www.imca.cc/                                     Everything about meteorites


http://www.americangeode.com/events.php


http://www.mindat.org/                               Mineral identification

 

http://www.gemcutters.org/                       Fine online articles and discussions

 

http://www.rockngem.com/                       Great rockhounding magazine

Links to Lapidary Tool Manufacturer and Suppliers

 

http://www.hplapidary.com/                            Saws, Sphere machines, Sphere Cups, Highland Park saw parts


http://www.dadsrockshop.com/                     Lapidary equipment and supplies


http://www.covington-engineering.com/      Saws, sphere machines, sanders, grinders


http://www.kingsleynorth.com/                       Lapidary equipment and supplies

Links to Mineral Dealers and Fee Dig Sites

 

http://www.sharktoothhillproperty.com/about.htm     Fossil dig site

 

http://www.sphereheaven.com/                                    Spheres and sphere making supplies

 

http://www.spherestoyou.com/                                     Spheres


http://www.irocks.com/                                                   Minerals


http://www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com/                     Minerals and mineral photography tips