Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

Detecting 'New Again' Spots

Over the years I have a long list on my computer and in my head of places to detect. Combining newer detectors with old and proven sites has become a blessing for my friends and me.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Finding Gold Beyond Your Detector


The lesson of keeping one’s eyes open to other possibilities is one of the great secrets of successful prospecting. Prospectors need to always be on the lookout for opportunities.

More On Gold Indicators—What to Look For


I am learning more about gold deposition in this area than I knew previously. I am passing this information on with the hope that many of you will be able to locate patches and lines a little easier in the future because of this article.

The Highs and Lows of Drywashing


We were met with a plethora of mechanical problems with the dry washer and even a few with the excavator that were at times frustrating, but we were in this for the long haul, so we needed to solve these problems and move forward.

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.

Forrest Fenn Treasure Chest Finally Found?


Fenn posted photos of what he claims is the long-hidden chest and its contents after it was found, though some believe the whole thing was a hoax because he refuses to identify the finder.

Becoming a Successful Detectorist


During my adventures I’ve learned a few key best practices that help me to consistently find gold nuggets with my detectors. You can apply many of these best practices to any type of prospecting. These best practices are really common sense; however, they are easy to neglect.

The Hunt for Remote Canyon Gold


A large, 8-pennyweight piece popped out of a very small crevice where the water had been extremely swift in the winter, leaving no visible gravel.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Ask The Experts - Is the trumpet plant a good indicator of minerals?   • Ask The Experts - Why won’t my detector respond on wire gold?   • Ask The Experts - Should I be able to locate gold near old volcanoes?   • Secrets of Gold Research and Why You Need It   • The Miner’s Theme Park: MINExpo 2021   • Downieville: Another Gold Rush Favorite   • Placer Sampling for the Small-Scale Miner   • Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: The Disappearing Nuggets   • National Mining Hall of Fame Names 2021 Inductees   • Lithium Fuels Hopes Around Salton Sea   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • PLP Update

Advertisements

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