Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Prospecting & Detecting

Want to Go to Australia?

Every year there are large nuggets found by the diligent, and occasionally by the lucky newbie.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Detectors Versus Pans


Mike scored the best with a total of one-half ounce of gold nuggets. Tom, Brian and Greg each had pieces in the one and a half pennyweight range. The rest of us had small gold and nothing like these three.

Tyrie's Roadway Nugget


I will have to admit, I actually was brought to tears just thinking about what I had just done. I knew the gold was there, but I never thought I would be so fortunate to find such a prize nugget.

A Few Methods for Sampling Hardrock Deposits


With a little homework and a methodical approach to sampling, a prospector can determine if a deposit is worthy of more of an investment...

A Golden Vacation


Each day for the first part of the week my boys and I picked and chipped away at that wall, stockpiling dirt in 5-gallon buckets and cement mixing tubs.

Entry-Level Metal Detectors for Gold Prospecting


These are entry-level machines designed with gold prospecting in mind and with the ability to handle mineralized ground and see nuggets of a grain or so in size, perhaps smaller.

Are There Any Good Prospects Left?


This type of thinking will get you discouraged pretty fast, and soon all of your mining equipment will be found gathering dust in your garage.

Where to Find Gold in Indiana—Part II


Part I of the article addressed modern placer gold deposits. This second installment will address “ancient” flood deposits.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • A Return to Silver City, Idaho   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Ask the Experts   • Swing and a Miss   • Miners Fight Back Against Road Closures   • The Giant King Mine   • BLM Flexes Its Muscles in Quartzsite   • Over the Divide   • Romancing the Lens   • Gold Recovery with Centrifugal Bowls   • Mining on the Comstock Lode   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Representative Manweller Lends a Hand in Washington State

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
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