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Gold Prospecting In Arkansas

Click to see Jason's Arkansas "gold" finds! See other Arkansas Gold Locations   Current Arkansas Gold Prospecting News:  on April 18, 2013, we got this from J. E.: Gold was found in Madison county and Washington county Arkansas just last month. It was fine gold mostly and 1 nugget that I seen. A friend of mine showed me the gold and spots he found it. as soon as I find a pan I'm going. J.E. came back after his prospecting trip and let us know that he did find some color, but he kept Read more [...]

TEOTWAWKI & Gold

By: J.C. Allen So what if after "prepping" for TEOTWAWKI you decide, hmm...perhaps I should get outta Dodge instead of hunkering down? As gold prospectors, who happen to read historical tea leaves and not like our country's current path, we inherently know the value of our chosen hobby, which for some of us is precisely why we spend our weekends climbing rocks, digging in stream banks.  We are doing the Prepper's Trifecta: exercising our minds, bodies, AND building our valuable supplies at Read more [...]
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Gold Prospecting In Montana

While there are some stories of Native Americans making bullets out of gold, by some Catholic missionaries in the 1840's, the first “official” gold was discovered in Montana by white men in 1852, and first mining camp was built around ten years later. Now, some hundred and fifty years later, there is still gold to be found in Montana. Not much has changed, gold mining remains very hard work, but a few things have and it is now even easier to hit the gold fields ready to find your gold nugget. Today Read more [...]
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Telling The Government Where To Find Your Gold, OR, Staking A Gold Mining Claim! Part Two

By: J.C. Allen This is part two of "Telling The Government Where To Find Your Gold" OR Staking A Gold Mining Claim. Read the rest in our series: [simple_series title="How To File Your Own Gold Claim After Prospecting!"] Cross Filing or Over Staking Gold Claims...It happens Now the BLM says they have no jurisdiction over matters concerning ownership of claims that are top filed over existing claims, over staking should be determined and will be determined through civil court actions between rival Read more [...]
how to stake your gold mining claim

The True Purpose Of Gold Prospecting? Once You Know Where To Find Gold, CLAIM IT!

By: J.C. Allen Hey, hey fellow prospectors!!  This is JC, welcome to another episode of The Gold Prospecting Show!  In this episode, I'm going to change things up a little bit, and are going to cover how to file a gold mining claim. Telling The Government Where To Find Your Gold Using Their Survey System What everything's based off of, how you do it, I spent a lot of time here last week at the County recorder's office going through it, so hopefully I can make it easier for you because we're Read more [...]