Guided Geology Tours in Colorado's Rocky Mountains

Take a hike with a professional geologist and learn about Colorado's natural history.

Red Rocks Park
Volcanic Gems
Rocky Mountain
National Park
Golden Car Tour

Tour a Gold Mine!


Take a tour of a historic mine and actually dig for gold with our partners 

Capitol Prize Gold Mine.

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Your Guide

Dr. Roxana Safipour
"Dr. Rox" earned her PhD from Colorado School of Mines and has spent 6+ years working as a geologist in the gold mining industry.

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Trail Gems featured in Outcrop,

the official magazine of the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists!

September 2019 issue, pp. 28-32

Read it here.


At Trail Gems we believe everyone should have the chance to discover the beauty and rich geologic history of Colorado's Rocky Mountains. Our experienced guides are very knowledgeable about the regional geology. Summer day hikes include rental of a pack and trekking poles, and winter trips  include traction devices (microspikes) and snowshoes. Book a trip with us and let us take care of you on an adventure in Colorado's wilderness!

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