Whether you're just starting out or an experienced veteran, rockhounding is a fun, fascinating and rewarding hobby that will expand your understanding of Earth's geologic history and processes. Browse our selection of books on regional gem trails, roadside geology, minerals and rockhounding. These books are great for reference while you're on vacation, or as gifts for rock hunters, teachers and students.
You can also learn more about rockhounding in our "Learn and Explore!" Rocks, Minerals and Prospecting pages.