Enter the Earth is a purveyor of fine rocks, minerals, and fossils based out of Asheville, North Carolina and Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar.  We are one of the largest direct importers of stones from the island.  Our retail store opened in 2002 and we began selling wholesale in 2004.

Online Catalog

A username and password are required to access our online catalog.  Please click below to fill out an online application.  Domestic customers must attach a scan or photo of your state issued resale or exemption certificate. A federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) is insufficient.

Wholesale Warehouse

Our warehouse is located just outside of downtown Asheville, North Carolina.  It is open by appointment only. Qualified wholesale customers may schedule a visit Monday to Friday from 9:30am-4:00pm.  Please call 828-318-8607 to check for availability.

Gem Shows

Enter the Earth began by vending at music festivals and we continue to sell at gems shows across the country.  While some events are wholesale only, others are open to the general public. Please click below to see our upcoming rock tour calendar.


Both our Office for Geological Research and Metaphysical Department regularly blog about both scientific and spiritual topics.  Pease click below to read their articles.

Fossil Map

While Madagascan ammonites are very popular, it can be challenging to find accurate paleontological information about them.  Please click below for our fossil map.

Mining Practices

Enter the Earth operates the Ocean Jasper mines in northwestern Madagascar and has a factory in the capital city Antananarivo.  Please click below to read more about our mining practices.

Retail Store

Are you a retail customer?  Our store is located inside the historic Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville, North Carolina.  Please click below for more information or to shop with us online.