Tehachapi Valley Mineral Gem & Society

Dedicated to the Hobby of Lapidary Arts and Education
n edwards ttravertine. nice material, mostly red and yellow (mobile)


Field Trips­

(Fieldtrips activities are for members in good standing)


Date                     Location

­June TBD                     Clear Creek         This area has serpentine, jadeite, cinnabar, tremolite, topazite, neptunite, and the extremely rare California state gem, benitoite.  The risk of exposure to airborne asbestos exists within Clear Creek year round. Take measures to reduce exposure to dust while in the area.









Rainbow Ledge

North Edwards

Borax Mine

Cerro Gordo


Gem Hill

Coso Junction

Rose Quartz

Past Field Trip Photos:


Shark Hill