Picks & Pans: DEF Prospectors Rally Was a Huge Success
September 2001 by Guest WriterFor many years we have been losing our rights. The main reason this has been happening is because as prospectors and miners, we tend to be loners. This trait has helped the environmental movement because...
While a large number of locations have yielded some placer gold, most of the state’s placer production has come from a few productive districts.
- He made quite a splash
- Even the Pony Express was faster than this!
- They say it’s “snot” a joke…
There are several counties around Shasta County that offer very good gold detecting. Many of these locations are old hydraulic pits. While detecting these old pits over the years I have come up with some ideas on how to go about hunting them.
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