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4 Replies and 121 Views Online guide  121  4 Started by Where is the online guide to the properties. I have looked all over the website and I'm sure it's right there in front of me like a gold nugget on the ground giggling at me... anyone know where it's hiding
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by  William HallJump to last post
10 Dec 2019 06:55 PM
1 Replies and 56 Views Montana/Idaho Gold  56  1 Started by We have been coming to the great state of Montana for 3 years now. I have been bitten by the gold fever! We went to Gem mountain and found a lot of sapphires. Now we want to find gold! I have been doing a lot of research but I am afraid to get on someone's claim and get shot. lol. I have 2 metal detectors but afraid to use them in Montana! We are staying near Philipsburg MT. We will be out there July 2nd through July 11th. So we are looking for someone to take us out and help us find gold and ke...
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by  William HallJump to last post
09 Dec 2019 06:54 PM
1 Replies and 36 Views ATV usage  36  1 Started by I'm wondering if ATV's are able to be used on the claims
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by  Rich NesbitJump to last post
09 Dec 2019 01:48 PM
162 Replies and 132268 Views What is the best place to buy pay dirt from  132268  162 Started by  cowboybrj81
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I was wondering if anyone has a preferred place to buy pay dirt to pan with where you will find good color.  I ask because my 5 year old daughter has become bitten by the gold bug and I want to help 'cultivate' her understanding of the trade.  I my self am green at it all but have a couple trips planned with family and friends to go on a couple GPAA claims.  I want the pay dirt to make sure my daughter finds something.  Just looking for any suggestions.  Yes I know this ...
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by  Keith RouppJump to last post
08 Dec 2019 06:21 PM
1 Replies and 62 Views greenhorn needs HELP PROSPECTING IN ARIZONA  62  1 Started by I would love to do some prospecting here in Arizona. I am retired, still in decent shape. I'm hoping there is someone or some group that could use an extra hand working some dirt. i have a couple detectors and some misc. tools. i would be available for overnight or multi-night trips. i am located in the west mesa area near alma school and the us60. give me a call or shoot me a text at 480-215-3425. maybe we could meet up for a coffee or a beer and talk . thanks , have a great day! Ron
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by  Scott LeidenbergerJump to last post
07 Dec 2019 10:08 AM
11 Replies and 547 Views Help Prospecting in Ohio  547  11 Started by Hello! Would anyone want to go prospecting in southwest Ohio, Little Miami, or StoneLick or even go to a Claim I'm a Greenhorn, but try like hell! Anyone been to these areas If so, any luck Any advice I've been going to Little Miami about once or twice a week. Haven't found anything yet! Ige been watching YouTube videos. Trying to learn! Any help would be much appreciated!
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by  DAN WALDMANJump to last post
03 Dec 2019 08:31 PM
0 Replies and 104 Views An Electroscope mdl 20 and a gold rush bucket fine gold recovery system.  104  0 Started by This was a day trip on Nov 25 2019 to longs to check out 2 new pieces of equipment &91;An Electroscope mdl 20 and a gold rush bucket fine gold recovery system. Arrived at 10 AM and checked in at the office. Cost was $20 for the day. There are creeks at both ends of the property with easy access to them and the river. Lots of bedrock showing Weather was sunny and 65 at 10 am, still sunny and up to 84 at 3 pm when I left. Decided to start at the mouth of the creek at the far end of the prope...
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26 Nov 2019 01:19 PM
1 Replies and 145 Views Memberships in LDMA &GPAA  145  1 Started by When I first joined I was told that if you joined the LDMA lifetime you where a lifetime member of both GPAA & LDMA. What is going on now be for you can get a membership to LDMA you first be a life time member of GPAA how come the change. When is someone going get the LDMA in leadville CO. We need some help to mark it better and make some improvements to It so all of the LDMA members in Colorado can find it and enjoy company of each other.
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by  John M SmithJump to last post
25 Nov 2019 10:34 AM
5 Replies and 212 Views Gold cube question  212  5 Started by I recently purchased A gold cube back in July I’m not 100 sure I’m using it right can any one help me figure what I’m doing wrong I’m getting lots of material stuck in the G force separator and the Mats. I Classified my material to 1/8 The stand is leveled I removed air pockets with jet dry and water Using one scoop at a time
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by  Joshua RenteriaJump to last post
24 Nov 2019 09:47 PM
7 Replies and 489 Views Locations to Pan Research??  489  7 Started by hey there folks. Just curious as to how everyone goes about finding places to pan and prospect at. Other than the national forests. Not having a vehicle to access alot of out of the way spots is a huge hinderance at the moment. I live in an area where knocking on doors isn't accepted very well. I put a few adds on facebook and one on craigslist recently but no hits as of yet. We have our chapter meeting on Wednesday of next week where I can do some chatting with other active members in the regio...
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by  Gary WarrenJump to last post
21 Nov 2019 02:29 PM
2 Replies and 211 Views New to gpaa  211  2 Started by Got into this Hoppy last summer been exploring around my area and even joined a local Club to use there claims. Now I joined gpaa. Right know I’m rocking the cube with a classifier from Crisson gold mine. And the flow pan for the longer hikes Working on building a dyi Miller table. Any body in the Nevada city ca area want to go find gold with my email is
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by  Joshua RenteriaJump to last post
15 Nov 2019 11:19 PM
6 Replies and 256 Views Jet dry  256  6 Started by I’m setting up a recirculating sluice box in a 30 gallon tote my question to yall is how much jet dry or soap will I need to add and can someone tell me the better of the 2 between jet dry and soap
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by  Bobby DavisJump to last post
13 Nov 2019 09:54 AM
0 Replies and 159 Views For sale  159  0 Started by Getting too long in the tooth. Needing to sell my Ldma membership asking $1400 open to reasonable offers. Transfer fee if you're already gpaa lifer is only $150. My yearly dues are $120. My name is Chuck. Thanks
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09 Nov 2019 05:11 AM
0 Replies and 88 Views Prospecting  88  0 Started by Any body doing any prospecting in Arkansas
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05 Nov 2019 03:20 PM
6 Replies and 3975 Views Looking for prospector to be a partner  3975  6 Started by I live in Augusta, GA  looking for prospector to help me find gold. and share the gold profit. I have all equipment needed . 2in dredge with sluice box combo, miller table, blue bowl, and many more items, and also metal detectors. All items will fit in my trailer. Eugene Williams 706-790-9897    
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by  Gary WarrenJump to last post
04 Nov 2019 01:10 PM
2 Replies and 427 Views Claims  427  2 Started by Good evening member, How do i find the location of a claim if there is no location info attached to the claim on this site. Im looking for 'graves mountain' in ga but when u click on it, there is no location information. Thank you ahead of time. Cory Carter
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by  Gary WarrenJump to last post
03 Nov 2019 09:03 PM
7 Replies and 2549 Views Trip to Little Miami  2549  7 Started by Went to Georgia to do a little highbanking, got snowed in for several days, was unable to do any highbanking. Got back home to Ohio and had that itch I just had to scratch, so I went to the Little Miami. About 3 hours of running, ended up with some nice gold and a big fossil. Will be grateful to anyone who can help identify the fossil.
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by  Edsil OaksJump to last post
01 Nov 2019 11:48 PM
3 Replies and 307 Views Miller Table Surface  307  3 Started by I obtained a 12'x30' slab of natural slate, about 3/8' thick, and was considering using it to build a Miller Table. The flat surfaces appear to be along the natural cleavage; basically smooth, but with very slight ripples. It is not perfectly smooth and flat like a chalkboard. There is a monument/gravestone business near me that would have the machinery to plane the surface flat, plus saw off the rough edges. Would this be recommended, or would the 'natural' slate surface be superior Th...
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by  William HallJump to last post
30 Oct 2019 06:45 PM
1 Replies and 450 Views K- River camp ground  450  1 Started by Spent the day 9/21/2019 at K-River campground, awesome campground, friendly people but no gold. Tried several places on the river. Lady at the camp said several people have panned there with no luck. Also, the photo of camp is outdated. Nice place to relax, get your feet wet. Easy to find. No thumbs up from me.
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by  Gary WhitedJump to last post
21 Oct 2019 09:05 PM
10 Replies and 7405 Views LDMA ???  7405  10 Started by Hey if you pay the full payment to become a LDMA  member is that 3,300 for life time membership or do you still have to pay dues I keep getting email to sign up for life time gpaa  just trying to see what the deal on the LDMA membership .
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by  DANIEL COWDENJump to last post
06 Oct 2019 10:58 PM
3 Replies and 1060 Views Minnesota  1060  3 Started by  twins.fan91 I am a retired Marine who recently moved back to Minnesota and I am interested in prospecting here.  I live in Lake City and would like to find places close to me.  I have read about Nugget Lake in Wisconsin quite a bit, but have not been there yet.  I know about the gold rush on the Zumbro river near Oronoco and that that area is on private land.  I am assuming that prospecting would be better above the dam creating Lake Zumbro, but do not know if there are places for the pu...
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by  Darrell DrinkwineJump to last post
06 Oct 2019 01:02 AM
1 Replies and 287 Views New to Reno and to metal detecting  287  1 Started by Hello, Moved to Reno from notheast tn and have picked up metal detecting and gold prospecting. I see gpaa has a claim in rye patch area does anyone know if you get cell signal there. Or have any recommendations of prospecting locations nearby
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by  Leo LorenzJump to last post
05 Oct 2019 11:17 PM
5 Replies and 793 Views Anyone in SoCal go to Barstow?  793  5 Started by I’m back and forth from the San Gabriel Valley and Inland Empire. I have a drywasher and a gold monster 1000 and would like to use my drywasher in the Barstow area but I don’t have a 4x4. I almost lost a bumper last time I tried going to drywashing claim. I’m new to this and would like to find a prospecting buddy.
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by  Joseph DurnezJump to last post
05 Oct 2019 03:47 PM
6 Replies and 512 Views Fellow Members  512  6 Started by I am wondering if there is a way to Contact a member that had posted on this web site.. Like as in a Messenger thing Just a thought!
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by  David HayJump to last post
01 Oct 2019 05:48 PM
3 Replies and 369 Views White's DFX Spectrum metal detector  369  3 Started by I have a White's metal detector, the screen on it has gone crazy. I've searched all over for a new screen with no luck. Can anyone tell me where to look for a new screen. Thank you
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by  Michael MoffatJump to last post
30 Sep 2019 10:04 AM
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