Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

All Articles

Exploring La Trinidad Mine

This was a trail for a mountain goat. It was wide enough for a person to travel, clear enough except for lots of broken shale, but steep, really steep. I was beginning to question my sanity as the eight of us dropped almost 1,200 feet down the mountainside in order to locate La Trinidad Mine. Just as it seemed we might have missed it, there it was in all its glory.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• Congress deals with other priorities
• Alaska miners get relief on state lands

Detecting for Gold in Nevada


Within a few minutes I got my first signal and dug out a small flake about three grains.

The Bawl Mill


• Feeding at the government trough
• Environmental group tops the US domestic terroritst list
• Some towns will do anything for tourism...

Horsetail Gold


The horsetail is a type of plant that grows in sandy soil usually very close to a water supply. Its uses are many as it has a high silica content that allegedly can be of some medicinal value, but its primary function during the gold rush days was for...

Mom Finds 3.72-Carat Yellow Diamond


“Much of the ground where Ms. Hollingshead found her diamond is made of unweathered volcanic rock. When it rains, flowing runoff often leaves loose gravel, and sometimes diamonds, on the surface in these areas.”

Looking Back


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

Geologists Locate Giant Gemstones


W. Dan Hausel, Senior Economic Geologist with the Wyoming State Geological Survey (WSGS), has been successful at finding new mineral deposits and occurrences.

Subscription Required:
The Journal Welcomes Chris Ralph as Associate Editor   • The Bawl Mill   • Global Hunter   • New Study of the Formation of Nuggets—Part II   • Michigan DEQ Approves Upper Peninsula Mine   • Let’s Go Crevicing for Gold   • Mining Restrictions Lifted in Southwest Alaska   • Silver Bonanza in the Sierra Madre: The Glorious Past of Batopilas—Conclusion   • 2007 Annual Photo Contest Winners   • There’s Still Gold In Oregon’s Umpqua River   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

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