About Us

Mining

Opal Resources Canada Inc is the owner and operator of Canada’s only precious opal mine. We conduct mining operations during summer months. During this time, mid June to mid September tourists can arrange to dig for their own opals.

Mine your own! You can book a mining experience for you and your friends / family. Click here to find out more about this wonderful experience

Canadian Opals in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada - Digging for opals

Cutting

After mining the mined material is sorted, classified and then opal cutting is commenced. Opal cutting using diamond saws and diamond grinding/polishing equipment yields a variety of opal gemstones.

We have many hand-crafted items listed on this website, you can just click and order your favourite!

Canadian Opals in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada - Cutting opals into jewellery

Jewellery

After cutting, the opal gemstones (solid, boulder opal and opal doublets) are used to create various types of opal jewellery. Opal Resources Canada Inc creates custom opal jewellery and also has developed a line of silver and gold jewellery.

We have unique hand-crafted products that are just beautiful! We pride ourselves in the work we do and hope you take a moment to visit our online store to see more!

Canadian Opals in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada - Opal ring