Tri-Cities Agate Hunting

Materials: Columbia Basin Agates
46.642609, -119.745263 – Vernita Bridge Boat Launch
46.293153, -119.380441 – Richland Housing Development
46.276820, -119.343110 – Benton County Fire District 4 building
When using GPS coordinates to navigate to locations in the backcountry sites like Google will often make mistakes. Please watch this video before venturing out.
Tools: Having a screw driver to pop agates out of the soil is a really nice tool to have when agate picking around the Columbia Basin
Vehicle: Any
Date Visited: December 2019
Additional comments: The map pin is for the first location at Vernita Bridge Boat Launch but since the video spans a number of locations all are listed above.
Any Location Updates Since Visit:

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