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gold prospecting, where to find gold

The Frustrations of High Country Gold Prospecting

Chasing the Gold Amongst The White When you live and work year-round in a place and elevation where people either visit only on vacation or leave annually for a second warmer home, the outdoor gold prospecting season never, ever starts as soon as you'd like.   The last time I was this frustrated was back in high school, but it was prospecting for other things and went by a different name....but I digress:When you get into gold prospecting and metal detecting, you spend all winter making equipment Read more [...]

Historic Gold Miner Pictures First Edition

Historic Gold Miner Pictures First Edition To make myself a better prospector and learn from those who have gone before, I love to check out old pictures of the gold miners and prospectors who have been there and done that. It is interesting to see the way the old schoolers used to dress, the equipment they used, and overall demeanor... I even use them to plan DiY equipment builds...like these rocker pics... when doing my Rocking Gold Cradle build over this past off-season.  I hope you enjoy Read more [...]
prospecting for gold in ireland, looking for gold

Gold Prospecting & Mining In Ireland

  Just in time for Saint Paddy's Day!!  A few useful resources I researched to help you  fill that pot of gold when prospecting in Ireland!  In recent years gold mining and exploration in Ireland has been growing by leaps and bounds.   Ever since the days of the Celts, gold has been found and valued on the Green Isle! While the larger volumes probably entered Ireland through the commerce and battles of the Celts, gold is available for prospecting, explorations, and mining Read more [...]

Folks Who Have Helped Us Prospect Along The Way

Equipment We Use for Prospecting Kellyco Metal Detectors.  They have an awesome comparison tool to decide what metal detector is right for you.  About them: The Worlds Largest and Oldest Metal Detectors Super Store Since 1955 Simply put, KELLYCO has more metal detectors and more different types of metal detectors just waiting to be shipped to a waiting treasure hunter. Our shelves are stocked with metal detectors, books, maps, accessories, exactly what is needed to make your metal detecting Read more [...]