Saluda Gem Mining Wicks & Wares

We still have the Gem Mine, it’s just in the back yard of the Whistle Stop in Saluda’s very own Historic 1920’s Caboose.

Experience the opportunity to mine for mineral treasures and shop for delightful scents, candles, soaps and gifts. Outdoor and indoor sluice available year round for catching minerals as they flow in running water. Birthday parties and group events are encouraged.
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Gem Mining

Local Saluda attraction offering the experience of mining for mineral treasures and shopping for delightful scents, candles, soaps and gifts. Birthday parties, special events,etc…Locally owned and operated. Wicks and Wares include the most amazing smelling natural soaps and affordable soy candles made right here at the shop in eclectic containers. They also carry tasty locally made Jams and Jellies, like moonshine jelly and peach chipotle as well as seasonal favorites. Honey & creamed honey can be found too. Rare, unique and one of a kind. Now making Gem stone soy candles. This one has several turquoise, sodalite, and zebra jasper gem stones. Each one will be in their own hand selected repurposed container in amazing skin safe scents. Prices will vary. Visit the shop and you can hand pick your container, gem stones and scent!