The Virgin Valley area is within the Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in northwestern Nevada.  There are many things to do in the area, from soaking in hot springs to rockhounding, and several opal mines in the area are open to the public for fee digging...

I have THREE opal mines for sale from $6,500.- to $25,000.- each.

WELCOME TO DOMINION OPAL MINES OF VIRGIN VALLEY, NEVADA, USA: HOME OF THE WORLD'S FINEST PRECIOUS BLACK, CRYSTAL, WHITE, FIRE, and OTHER OPAL TYPES....... including the famous Virgin Valley Black Fire Opal which is the official precious gemstone of the State of Nevada.    I have Nevada Virgin Valley Opals for sale and I also use this website to provide quality information about the Virgin Valley Opal Mines of Nevada in general, and my personal opal claims in particular....    Thanks for visiting, and enjoy!

The WRT/DOMINION OPAL MINE Group of Lode Mining Claims in Virgin Valley, Nevada, are some of the richest, most productive private claims in the valley.  Learn about the history and ongoing mining!

Virgin Valley Opals are considered to be the brightest and most beautiful opals in the world.  The Dominion Mine Opals are exceptionally bright.   

 I have THREE opal mining claims for sale in Virgin Valley, Nevada.  >>CLICK HERE TO SEE THESE CLAIMS<<
      Besides the three claims above for sale, the other three (3) remaining lode mining claims within the Dominion Opal/WRT Stonetree claim group are NOT available for sale and are being privately held, leased & worked.  My claims are not open to public collecting, digging, rockhounding or leasing. Mineral trespass will be dealt with both criminally and civilly.  I have agents who monitor the claims.
      If you want to get your own claim in Virgin Valley, I recommend my son's company DOMINION GEMS who can stake a claim for you in Virgin Valley.  He also has two of his own very highgrade opal mines in Virgin Valley for sale HERE AT THIS LINK.  Keep in mind, gemstone mines like these are not cheap.
      To report mineral trespass, theft, or damage to my claim properties, or to contact me about other issues affecting or regarding the claims, please CONTACT ME at the following:
AL WENTZELL, sole owner
tel:  605-881-0626
THANK YOU, and please check back in April 2016 for the new website changes!