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How to Read a River - Part 2

Always look for bedrock in gold bearing areas - whether or not water is currently flowing over it. If gold has ever flowed over it in the past…even millions of years ago…there’s a good chance that the gold will be hiding somewhere in that bedrock. So…what is bedrock, and how can you easily recognize it?...Read More

 

 

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Cleator, Arizona Ghost Town

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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

 

  • Garnet

30 miles east of Missoula

  Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

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Ghost Towns of Montana

Buried Treasures You Can Find

Dust in the Wind


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What are the Top 12 Metal Detectors?

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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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