Santa Lucia Rockhounds

Atascadero - Petrified Whale Bone, Chalcedony, Jasper, Agate, Quartz Crystals, Pyrite, Marine Fossils

 

Buena Vista/Klau Mine - Cinnabar, Metacinnabar, Marcasite, Quartz Crystals, Calcite Crystals

 

Cambria - Quartz, Chalcedony, Agate, Jasper, Chert, Mushroom Rhyolite,

 

Cayucos - Quartz, Chalcedony, Agate, Jasper, Chert, Mushroom Rhyolite,

 

Cuesta Ridge - Quartz Crystals, Calcite Rhombohedrons, Chromite, Cinnabar

 

Hwy. 41 West Cerro Alto Gorge - Chromite, Jade, Malachite

 

Hwy 46 West Summit - Biconoids, Mushroom Rhyolite, Quartz Crystals

 

Paso Robles - Petrified Whale Bone, Chalcedony, Jasper

 

Rinconada Mine - Cinnebar, Quartz Crystals, Calcite Crystals

 

San Miguel - Jasper, Chalcedony, Agate, Coal, Miocene Fossils,

 

San Simeon - Quartz, Chalcedony, Agate, Jasper, Chert, Cinnabar, Petrified Wood, Amethyst

 

Shell Creek - Miocene Fossils

 

Templeton - Biconoids, Miocene Fossils

Here are two local museums with good mineral collections.


http://www.sbnature.org/


http://www.pasoroblespioneermuseum.org/index.htm