Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

Gully Prospecting and Mining

This article is about our recent gold prospecting adventure, which has yielded over 20 ounces of specimen gold—with more to come.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Detecting Canyon Bedrock in The Sierras


My plan was to go up the canyon along a ridge and then drop into the canyon whenever I came across a spot that might give me reasonable access.

Highbanking at the 144


My third sample location proved to be my last and most interesting. I needed to look no further.

The World of the Simple Gold Pan


There are so many, many different types of gold pans on the market that I thought it would be worthwhile to take a look at the world of the simple gold pan.

Iowa Hill District


For the last two years we’ve held a hands-on prospectors training session in the Iowa Hill district of California’s Mother Lode country as a part of our Gold Prospecting and Mining Summit event. Because of this, I thought it might be good to take a look at the history, geology and opportunities that the Iowa Hill district still offers to the individual prospector.

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.

Which Nugget Detector Should I Get?


The most commonly asked question in metal detecting is, “Which metal detector should I get?” People worry a lot about not getting the right machine. They do not want to waste their money and their time with the wrong metal detector.

Gold Rush in the Congo—Part II


We needed something to cook on, so we brought most of our kitchen with us including our full-size oven, which was pretty funny to see in the middle of a rainforest. Food was always a concern, but fortunately for us...

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Taking on the EPA, Sasquatch, Ratchilla and Gold Dredging   • Wilfley Tables—Repair, Rebuild & Set Up   • Designing and Evaluating Placer Gold Recovery Plants   • Finding Streams of Gold   • This is Why You Check Your Tailings   • Lode or Placer: What Difference Does It Make?   • New Rules to Impact the Lease/Buy Decision   • There's a First Time for Everyone   • Appeals Court OKs Permits for Upper Peninsula Mine   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Mining Journal Honored as Prospecting Magazine of the Year!

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