Gems Beneath Your Boots

This half day tour involves a visit to Greenmantle Farms near Wilberforce where you will explore some amazing undisturbed "gems beneath your boots" including fluorichterite, orthoclase, tremolite, actinolite. apatite, and quartz. Discover how these remarkable crystals formed and how the minerals below can influence the flora and fauna above. This is a non-collecting tour - cameras are welcome but hammers are not. This tour is 2-3 hours in length and involves hiking for approximately 4 km. Transportation and lunch is available for an extra fee.   

This adventure is part of a full day experience has been identified as an Ontario Signature Experience.  

COVID protocols have been developed for your safety.  Please book in advance. Available to family and friend bubbles, couples and individuals   

half day


May 1 to October 31
Greenmantle Farm - Wilberforce
Physical Challenge Rating: 
Moderate hiking (~ 4 km) with some steep grades
Price per person: 
From $45.00

$45.00/adult; $10/child under 12. Rate is based on a minimum group size of 4. Private tours are available . All rates subject to HST. 
Transportation and/or lunch can be arranged for an extra charge.

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