How to Tumble Beach Rocks in a Nat Geo Tumbler

How to Tumble Beach Rocks in a Nat Geo Tumbler

Have you ever wondered how to tumble beach rocks? Do you tumble in a rotary tumbler? Watch how I use a National Geographic Tumbler to polish some rocks from Lake Superior. Other National Geographic Tumbler Videos: Review: https://youtu.be/G71XbZTlQwM How to…

Let's Make a Stone Turtle!

Let’s Make a Stone Turtle!

In just 60 seconds, I find rocks, make a turtle, and release it back to the wild. If you want to see more details about how I make these, check out this video: https://youtu.be/XJ8eysoWFLk #shorts #thefinders – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/…

Kingsley North Cabber 6 Review

Kingsley North Cabber 6 Review

Check out the Kingsley North six inch cabbing machine. I do a full review and make a couple cabs from some recently collected Ohio flint. Thanks to Kingsley North for sponsoring this video. If you’d like to purchase one of…

Yooperlites, Tumbling Grit, Agate and More Viewed Under a Microscope

Yooperlites, Tumbling Grit, Agate and More Viewed Under a Microscope

When I reviewed this microscope, I asked for suggestions of what else to look at with it. In this video, I’ll show you what you requested. If you’d like to buy one of these, I will receive a small commission.…

Nethers Farm Flint: Grabbed, Slabbed, and Cabbed

Nethers Farm Flint: Grabbed, Slabbed, and Cabbed

Join us in Ohio at Nethers Farm for some flint hunting, followed by some incredible slabs and a few cabs made out of this amazing rock. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I…

The Nordic Artisan Wraps a Michigan Rocks Petoskey Stone Cab

The Nordic Artisan Wraps a Michigan Rocks Petoskey Stone Cab

Emily shows us how to professionally wrap a Petoskey Stone cab. To contact Emily or to see more of her work use the following links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheNordicArtisan Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thenordicartisan Email: thenordicartisan@gmail.com ______________________________________________________ – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com…

I Found Something New (For Me) at Pilgrim Haven Park

I Found Something New (For Me) at Pilgrim Haven Park

Nancy and I went on a quest for lightning stones, a Michigan stone I have not found before. Guess what? We found some! Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/gME7TboogpQteSi77 – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I…

Kambaba Jasper and Green Tree Agate—Rocks in a Box 58

Kambaba Jasper and Green Tree Agate—Rocks in a Box 58

Be sure to stick around for the short slide show at the end. Some of the Green Tree Agate pictures are pretty cool. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of…

Grand Marais, Michigan Agate Hunting on the Beach with Nancy and Rob

Grand Marais, Michigan Agate Hunting on the Beach with Nancy and Rob

We found quite a few tiny agates on a remote beach near Grand Marais, Michigan. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies from The Rock Shed. I…

Lots of Variety in these Polished Rocks—Rocks in a Box 57

Lots of Variety in these Polished Rocks—Rocks in a Box 57

Another box of rocks for all you tumbled rocks fans. There are some really nice ones in this box. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies from…

Hunting Rocks and Gold at Muskallonge Lake State Park

Hunting Rocks and Gold at Muskallonge Lake State Park

Nancy and I hit the beach on Lake Superior again in search of more rocks. We also ran into Patrick who was on the hunt for gold. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED –…

Assorted Tumbled Rocks—Rocks in a Box 56

Assorted Tumbled Rocks—Rocks in a Box 56

Lots of fun rocks in this batch. There’s one that’s really different that I can’t wait for you to see. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies…

Bond Falls, Paulding, Michigan

Bond Falls, Paulding, Michigan

This is one of the bigger falls I have filmed. Lots of water. Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/AX2nwPKXJnGj4fpe8 – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies from The Rock Shed.…

Lots of Fun Rocks at Crisp Point Lighthouse

Lots of Fun Rocks at Crisp Point Lighthouse

Nancy and I headed north again to hunt some rocks at the Crisp Point Lighthouse. We lucked out with another beautiful day and found some nice rocks too. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED…

Polishing a Big Fossil

Polishing a Big Fossil

I polished a large Charlevoix stone for my friend Bill. I also re-polished a large Petoskey Stone at the same time. I’ll show you the process I used. Here are the steps I took to polish this: I started with…

Lake Michigan Rock Hounding and Some Mystery Rocks

Lake Michigan Rock Hounding and Some Mystery Rocks

I did a little rock hunting on Lake Michigan the other day and found some rocks that I’m not familiar with. I’d love to know what they are. Wil’s YouTube channel, Manistee Rocks! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRnU39K_wgperJRPNEltOQQ/featured Wil’s Instagram https://www.instagram.com/manisteerocks/ – INSTAGRAM –…

Sometimes a Rock Hunt Turns into Just a Nice Kayak Ride—Ossineke Kayaking

Sometimes a Rock Hunt Turns into Just a Nice Kayak Ride—Ossineke Kayaking

I took my kayak to Ossineke, hoping to find rocks, but I ended up just enjoying a nice day on the water. I saw an eagle’s nest and got some good drone video too. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH…

Learn How to Test Mineral Hardness Using the Mohs Scale

Learn How to Test Mineral Hardness Using the Mohs Scale

David, a geologist, shows how to make a simple test kit to check the hardness of your rocks. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies from The…

A Perfect September Day on the Beach for Rockhounding

A Perfect September Day on the Beach for Rockhounding

– INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies from The Rock Shed. I don’t make money from your purchases there, but I really think they have the best…

Slabbing a Few Michigan Rocks

Slabbing a Few Michigan Rocks

Let’s cut some rocks! Besides cutting rocks, I talk a little bit about the Lortone ST-10 slab saw I’m using. – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of my lapidary supplies…

Lake Superior Rock Hunt on a Beautiful Hike to Montreal Falls

Lake Superior Rock Hunt on a Beautiful Hike to Montreal Falls

Rock hunting and a waterfall all in one video! It’s a beautiful walk along the shore of Lake Superior to get to Montreal Falls. On the way back, my sister, brother in law, and I found a few fun rocks…

Kakabika Falls, Marenisco, Michigan

Kakabika Falls, Marenisco, Michigan

This waterfall is a great little break from driving along U.S. 2. It’s not big, but it has natural charm. Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/chB1kCpvgoXb2hnQA – INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/michiganrocksyoutube/ – MERCH – https://michigan-rocks.creator-spring.com – THE ROCK SHED – I buy most of…

Keystone Bay Agate Hunt in the Keweenaw Peninsula

Keystone Bay Agate Hunt in the Keweenaw Peninsula

I had a great day out with my sister Sally and her Husband Clovis. We took four wheelers to a remote beach near the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula. The water was rough, but we still managed to find some…

Looking for Petoskey Stones in Petoskey, Michigan

Looking for Petoskey Stones in Petoskey, Michigan

Come along on a drive with Nancy and Rob as we enjoy our retirement in Northern Michigan. We hit three beaches looking for rocks and drove through the Tunnel of Trees along the shore of Lake Michigan. – INSTAGRAM –…