15% Off Petrified Wood

We are having a sale on petrified wood this November.  Take an additional 15% off individual pieces, bags, and full boxes.

(Some exclusions do apply like closeout, clearance, and items already on sale.  Sign up for our wholesale newsletter at the bottom of this page for upcoming sale announcements.)

Free Domestic Shipping

Since so many gem shows have been canceled recently, we are offering free domestic (USA) shipping for wholesale orders until December 4th, 2020.

(Some exclusions do apply like rough material, Himalayan salt, and flats and fold up boxes.  Alaskan, Hawaiian, and Puerto Rican addresses may not qualify because of weight restrictions.  Please check in with the warehouse.  Sign up for our wholesale newsletter at the bottom of this page for upcoming sale announcements.)

40% Off Himalayan Salt

We are closing out the remaining stock of Himalayan salt, primarily rough lamps.  Take an additional 40% off the regular wholesale price.

(Himalayan salt products are excluded from our free shipping offer.  Sign up for our wholesale newsletter at the bottom of this page for upcoming sale announcements.)

About Us

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.  Please check out our FAQ to see the paperwork requirements for your state.

Wholesale Warehouses

Our main ~17,000 sq. ft. 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 10:0 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Call 828-318-8607 to check for availability.

Please check out our FAQ to learn about the coronavirus precautions being observed.  A mask or face covering is required by North Carolina and Buncombe County mandates.

Our second ~8,000 sq. ft. warehouse in Tucson, Arizona will be open during the gem show and other scheduled events.  Please check out our calendar for more information.  A mask or face covering is required by Pima County and the city of Tucson mandates.

Customers unable to wear a mask can place a curbside pick up order by contacting Stephanie Henry the warehouse manager at stephanie@entertheearth.com.

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.

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.

Fossil Map

Looking for the ages, localities, and known genera of our ammonites?  Please click below to learn more about our fossils.

Product Descriptions

Looking for background information on a rock, mineral, or fossil that you are unfamiliar with?  Click below to check out our product descriptions page.  You can also use it to navigate our wholesale catalog by an alphabetical A-Z list.

Flat and Fold Up Instructions

Are you new to assembling mineral flats and fold up specimen boxes?  Please click below for our online instructions.


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

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.