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California's Rich Pocket Mines

The seven geologic indicators... are important concepts for prospectors to focus on when searching for gold pockets.

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Ask The Experts


Q: Does gold get stuck in the crucible?

Discovering New Territory


This same concept is true of many of our modern-day rivers, and we have to find out where their gold originated if we can.

Representative Manweller Lends a Hand in Washington State


We're done watching as an unelected and unchecked bureaucracy, with rule-making authority, enforcement powers, and seemingly bottomless budgets abuses citizens at will.

Diary of a Diamond Prospector


I couldn’t wait to get started. With no field budget, an assay budget of $100/year, a 1975-Ford Bronco that was a road hazard, a gas card, a topo map and full support of the director, I headed to the State Line district near Tie Siding along US Highway 287 to begin mapping kimberlite.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• More roadblocks to dredging in California
• Two Oregon Sheriffs challenge Forest Service authority
• Gold is money

Looking Back


Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.

Gold at Dale, California


The Dale Mining district is located in the Pinto Mountains, 18 to 25 miles east and southeast of Twentynine Palms, by way of the Twentynine Palms highway and the unpaved Gold Crown road.

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