Professional Equipment for Serious Detectorists!

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

Hunting Down Paystreaks

When I teach people about finding gold, I often explain that it is helpful to think of any river or stream that carries gold as being something like a sluice box.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Our 29-Troy-Ounce Golden Blessing


I picked up a noticeably heavy, fist-sized chunk of what I thought was a heavy piece of iron. After wiping some of the dirt and clay off, I still didn't know what on earth this object was.

Exploring Snakehead


On our fourth trip, we finally reached the top edge of the old hydraulic pit, and it was monstrous.

Prospecting for Diamonds


Let’s take a look at diamonds and diamond mining and see how they form, how they are used beyond just jewelry, and what leads geologists to find diamond deposits.

Gold Prospecting for Better or Worse: When a Gold Prospector Goes to a Diamond Mine


As a gold prospector for the past ten years, I thought that I had a fair understanding of the steps necessary to find gemstones.

Police Urge Author to End Treasure Hunt


The plea from State Police Chief Pete Kassetas follows what authorities believe is the latest death related to the effort to uncover Forrest Fenn’s treasure.

My Great Nevada Adventure


…with renewed determination and a belief in success, I did finally find a nugget. It was there waiting under a bush not 50 feet from my truck.

Using Google Earth and Other Maps


Last month, one of our readers requested an article regarding the possible use of Google Earth for prospecting research. It was a good idea, so here it is.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Ask The Experts - What Do I Look For and How Do I Sample?   • Ask The Experts - Prospecting Around Graeagle   • Deep Nuggets From The Strange Little Patch   • We’re Still Thinking About It   • Springtime Sampling In The High Desert   • How to Evaluate Mineral Claims—What to Know Before You Buy   • Dredging Safety: Don't Ignore The Warning Signs   • Russian Plane Spills 3 Tons of Gold on Runway   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Trip to “The Swamp” on Behalf of Small Miners

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