Divide and Conquer—Detecting Old Placer Grounds with Friends
February 2014 by Ray MillsHe no sooner had turned around and started moving when I hollered again that I had another nice one.
Trinity County is located in the far northwest corner of California and stirs up many different memories for those who have been there.
Designing my own dredge...
What I hope to do here is to give you some information that will help you, the reader, pick out locations that will be better for you to detect and give you a possibility of finding gold.
Find huge gold nuggets with your metal detector! That has been the promise, and for a lucky group of detectorists in the Ganes Creek “Pound Club” the reality of finding gold at Ganes Creek, Alaska.
Hearty trees, shrubs and plants are a product of the soil conditions in which they grow, so it makes sense that roots near an ore deposit will take on nutrients containing metals if they are present.
I made my way up past where I left off and the wash was going to end in about 100 feet. It was then I got a sweet signal.
I woke up on Sunday morning, August 10, to heavy smoke. I saw where it was coming from, but it seemed like it was a long way off so I thought I was okay for the time being.
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