I found a prospecting entry today from the summer of 1997 that I’d like to post:
“Most of the prospecting I get to do is in the summer (up here in Canada) because that's when things thaw enough to get out and root around. Well, one summer in the Omine
More Nuggets In The Bedrock Tips
One Saturday, June 14th, I got ready to head to the hills to try to find some gold. I grabbed my pulse machine, and I picked up my partner. We drove the four hours to get to the gold fields. The day was incredibly be
Checking old hand-stacks of rock and old bedrock workings
I ran into a guy from the Yukon a few years ago while I was up in north-central British Columbia, and he was running a big placer operation in the Yukon. He told me that they always pushed offRead more…
Discouraged at not finding a nugget?
I've been doing some reflecting lately on the topic of finding that first nugget.
I've read many posts on this forum over the years of people that buy a nugget machine, but then they're quickly discouraged after a f
The Ballad of Shifty Eye and Curly Sue:
A handsome thing, named Shifty Eye,
Just never worked, nor would he try.
Yet he was always flush with dough.
Well, this set folks to wonder so
Just where that Shifty got his cash.
Was Shifty doin’ something b