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The "Canadian Gemstone" Website

  Welcome to Alpine Gems. This site is devoted to gemstones from Canada. A catalogue of Canadian gemstones is available for viewing. Here a wide variety of gemstones are offered for sale. In addition, information about many Canadian gemstones localities is provided. Please surf and enjoy.

Click on a Province or Territory and learn about gemstones from that region.

Click on "Canada" for a list of Canadian gemstones.


During the COVID-19 Pandemic Alpine Gems will not be participating in gem and mineral shows. But, Alpine Gems is still available for online orders.
Let's have a new update. Please check out the new gems;

Emerald, Yukon
Colourless Garnet, Quebec
Quartz SPIDERS, Yukon

Past Updates

(added October 3, 2020)       Amethyst, Ontario
Peridot, BC
Cat's Eye Fluorescent Scapolite, NU

(added July 12, 2020)       Sapphire, Nunavut

(added June 24, 2020)       Tsavorite, Quebec
Tourmaline, White Bear Bay, Nunavut
Tourmaline, Kimmirut, Nunavut
Tourmaline, O'Grady Lake, NWT  faceted stones
Tourmaline, O'Grady Lake, NWT  crystal slices
Tourmaline, O'Grady Lake, NWT  cabochons

(added May 31, 2020)       Apatite, Ontario
Spinel, Baffin Is., Nunavut

(added May 18, 2020)       Emerald, Yukon

(added May 12, 2020)       Demantoid, Quebec
Vesuvianite, Quebec

(added April 21, 2020)       Rhodochrosite, Quebec
Magnesite, BC
Topaz, Yukon

(added April 7, 2020)       Hessonite, from Quebec
Sphalerite, from Quebec

(added March 8, 2020)       Sapphire, Nunavut

(added October 23, 2019)       Apatite, Emerald Lake, Yukon
Emerald, Tsa da Glizsa, Yukon
Smoky Quartz, Emerald Lake, Yukon

(added March 2019)       Sapphire, from Nunavut

(added October, 2018)       Garnet, from BC
Peridot, from BC
Sapphire, from Nunavut

(added November, 2017)       Rose Quartz, Ontario
Smoky Quartz, Yukon
Smoky Quartz, BC (minus 10 ct)
Smoky Quartz, BC (plus 10 ct)

Specializing in Canadian Gemstones

Ph; (613) 549-3728
E-mail; brad@alpinegems.ca

Last Update: October 20, 2020