Day three was a copy of day two. I started real low in the long wash to see if I could prove how far down the gold had made it.
Starting small with quick profitability gives you a lot of financial elbow room plus real-world experience that can be used for final mill design.
I noticed an area which I could crawl through to keep going in a straight line. I got about three feet into the pile and Bob yelled for me to stop…
You find yourself with a bucketful of concentrates that you have accumulated over the season and consider the logical next step: to reduce the bucket of cons to a gold bar. Where do you begin?
There are times when being able to recognize a type of rock can make you a much more successful prospector.
Companion bills set to be proposed by state lawmakers and US Rep. Betty McCollum seek to block copper mining on federal lands…
He made some casual conversation until he got around to what really brought him into my camper.
Excited for this first notable evidence, I returned to that riverbed, looking for another paystreak and obviously more jade.
• Doing hard time, making easy money
• A cozy bear prevents miners from doing research. Well, sort of...