4 Cool Spots You Can Mine for Gold and Gemstones Take a trip the whole family can dig! Mine for precious metals at California Gold Panning, search for emeralds and other gemstones at the Emerald Hollow Mine in North Carolina, and dig for diamonds in Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas and the Crystal Grove Diamond Mine in New York.
Surprise Filled Gift Balls. This fun gift giving idea may look like just a ball of yarn, but it's really a bunch of little gifts wrapped layer by layer. The recipient has to unwind the entire ball of yarn to receive all the gifts that are hidden inside!