Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

A Golden Summer

His take of gold was pretty close to what mine was—about a quarter of an ounce. We had just gleaned about half an ounce of gold in just twenty minutes.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Return to Chicken, Alaska


I figured it would be quite conservative of me to shoot for about four ounces of gold instead of the twelve ounces I had found in 2013.

The Mole


My wife Dorothy has always enjoyed tent camping. She thought she was really roughing it at established campgrounds until I convinced her to take a trip with me to drywash for gold in a remote corner of an arid desert wilderness...

Sunshine and Gold


His eyes were gleaming and he was smiling as he dropped his first piece of gold into my hand. It was a small, earring-size nugget, and he had found it almost immediately.

Think You Got It All? Guess Again!

think you got it all. guess again.

Is your gold recovery actually 95%, 90%, or even a really poor 50%? If you are not testing to know what it really is, you just don’t know. Some do regular testing, but most do not.

Coprolite—A Prospector's Tale


Gold nuggets come in all forms, but I never expected that dinosaur nuggets would too, and at a decent price.

Want to Go to Australia?


Every year there are large nuggets found by the diligent, and occasionally by the lucky newbie.

The Rest of the Story—Detecting With Ray Mills


Ray followed up by detecting the same area and I was happy to see that he did not find any good targets in the same line. So far so good.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Gemstones to Die For   • The Dredge Report   • Guinea Africa: Gold, Ebola, and A Monkey Barbecue   • Geobotany: Plants Associated With Mineral Deposits   • The Hunt for Remote Canyon Gold   • Why Did This Silver Mine Close? Pt II   • California State and US National Panning Championships   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • What Can I Do to Save My Mining Rights?

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue