8436 Aska Rd. Blue Ridge GA
Mining, Dining and Tubing. A Hidden Gem!

8436 Aska Rd. Blue Ridge GA
Mining, Dining and Tubing. A Hidden Gem!

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Aska Gem Mining

  • Come join us for a fun filled day. Easy to find location across from Shallowford Iron Bridge, 8 miles up Aska road.  Newest gem mining experience  on the Toccoa River. When you drive up Aska road, look for the Iron Bridge and you will know you have a arrived at the newest gem mining site.  Look for hidden treasures as you sift through our mining troughs. Enjoyable for all ages.  Prospect for gems including the possibility of finding rubies, sapphires, citrine, tiger's eye,amethyst, garnet and emeralds.  Our knowledgeable staff is happy to answer any questions you may have.   Allow time to stop by our beautiful gift shop.  It ROCKS!!!


Iron Bridge General Store and Cafe

Take a break from mining and grab a delicious home cooked meal at our Full Service Restaurant.  Our friendly staff will make you feel right at home. The Iron Bridge General Store offers a variety of convenience items, groceries and gifts. We can even pack you a picnic lunch so you can enjoy it outdoors on our beautiful outdoor patio under the pines or eat it while tubing down the Toccoa River!  For the ultimate outdoor experience visit Aska Mining Company, offering fun family activities for everyone!  Mine, Dine and Tubing all at one convenient location on the beautiful Toccoa River. Find us 8 miles up Aska Road across from the iconic Shallowford Iron Bridge.  Visit their website


Toccoa Wilderness Tubing

If you are looking for a relaxing, fun, family friendly activity we believe you have found it! Our driver will drop  you off at Sandy bottom launch area and a few steps later you are in the river!  Sit in your tube and relax, hand paddle and kick when you need to.  Get ready for a  1 1/2 - 2 hour ride down the beautiful Toccoa River. We are conveniently located next to the Historic Shallowford Bridge. The Iron Bridge is a great landmark when driving to our  destination and also to look for as you float down the river! Changing area available to get out of your wet clothes and then eat at the Iron Bridge Cafe or grab a bite and eat in our beautiful picnic area. 

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Aska Mining Company in Blue Ridge

Sign up to hear from us about specials, sales, and events. In addition to gem mining, tubing, and dining we plan to host special events. Consider Aska Mining Company for your next birthday party or corporate team building experience. Special prices available for groups of 8 or more people. We can also customize a package which includes gem mining, tubing and lunch or dinner. Contact us for more details.

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Aska Mining Company is the newest gem mining company in town and we are located on the beautiful Toccoa River. Conveniently located 8 miles up Aska Road across from the Iron Bridge. We look forward to seeing you!

Aska Gem Mining Company

Aska Gem Mining Company 8436 Aska Road, Blue Ridge GA 30513



Gem Mining 9 am- 6 pm 

Iron Bridge Cafe Hours:

   Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner 

   Open Daily 8 am- 6 pm

    Breakfast served until 11:00am


Toccoa Tubing Hours: 

    opens 10 am and last float at 3pm 

     No reservation required. 

     Open Memorial Day Weekend 

      through Labor Day weekend.  

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