Take it to Bedrock
November 2017 by Adam H
Picking the right spot to placer has to do with years of experience, and a little luck. The textbooks can tell you where it should be, but sometimes the rules just don’t seem to apply.
They must have assumed the paystreak was spotty and had been mined out, so they never mined as close to the side of the valley as they should have.
I am going to break bedrock down a bit and explain my view of the varying scenarios I come across in the field.
He made some casual conversation until he got around to what really brought him into my camper.
I didn’t follow-up on this opportunity at that time, as I already had as much on my plate as I could handle, but the potential for this property has never left my mind.
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