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Make the Best Use of Winter - Part 2

In Part 1, I chose to talk about getting “in shape” for treasure hunting, because getting in shape takes the longest to do. Winter is a great time to do this, as many types of exercise can be done inside. But, that’s not the only thing that can be done to get ready for treasure hunting season. The rest can be summed up in three words: Research, planning, and preparation. ...Read More

 

 

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Winter is here. Winter is the time to research, plan, organize and prepare for the Spring Treasure Hunting Adventures!

Garnet, Montana in Winter 

 

Old maps can be a great help in researching Treasure stories.

 

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Stories of Lost Mines and Buried Treasures

 

  • $60,000 was buried by a bank robber within sight of the Kinzua Bridge, but he died before recovering it.

 

  Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

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Buried Treasures of the Mid-Atlantic States

Buried Treasures You Can Find

Guide to Treasure in Pennsylvania

Kinzua Bridge Cache

 


Ghost Towns

 

  • Ironton

8 miles south of Ouray

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Trivia Question

What is the "Spot Elevation"

at the indicated point on the map?

 Spot Elevation Topographic Symbol for searching for Lost Treasures, gold prospecting, metal detecting, ghost towns and ghost town hunting, and rock hounding

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Topographic Symbols used in searching for Lost Treasures, gold prospecting, metal detecting, ghost towns and ghost town hunting, and rock hounding 

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A Draw is a minor terrain feature that also starts at high ground, but is carved into the side of the hill by water and erosion. The draw can be defined as having high ground on three sides and low ground on one side. The draw runs downhill in between two fingers. The contour lines form "V's" that point uphill. Once again, notice that the V's of the draw are the same V's we talked about when discussing determining uphill and downhill using contour lines.

 

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