October 2004 by StaffExcerpts for CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
He didn’t recognize what he was hearing, of course, but to my ear that bank was full of small gold.
This was a tough task and it required really fast speed and perfect gold recovery, with 210 gold panners competing to advance.
My father recalled fondly his early years of flying his Super Cub into the Preacher Creek watershed in search of game and gold, landing on wind blown ridges traversed by the giant Porcupine caribou herd that frequented the area.
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