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April 2019 by Staff
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I knew the nuggets got into the nugget patch somehow, I just had to figure out how and from what direction they came.
I recently found myself wondering what would be the ultimate prospecting adventure. What would be the most amazing thing if I had no restrictions or limitations?
It was down deeper than I expected for surface trash. It wasn't until I was down six inches that the target screamed from my scoop.
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.
...we finally got back to this exploration effort. The old works there were up above the old camp, which was very significant in size.
Adam’s condition had been deteriorating every step of the way. At times, I could only coax him ten or twenty feet before he laid down again. He refused to eat or drink. At this point, I realized we might not get out of the canyon by dark and might need help getting Adam out at all.
Oscar Espinoza considers himself an amateur gold prospector, but the gold nugget he recently found puts many seasoned prospectors to shame.
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