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WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: La Paz county

HI Paul


I put in points that many times are taken out due to page size or allowances for printing. Most of the maps in the Pick and Shovel have m...

3 weeks ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Prospecting help needed in Arizona

scan the hillsides nuggets will be deep in a sand wash and detector may not be able to reach them. Look for areas along washes also where there is run...

4 weeks ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: ADK Claim 40 or 160 acres

ADK is a 40 acre claim

1 month ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Newbies checking out San Luis Obispo! Guidance? Words of Wisdom?

Always best to meet up with other chapter members, there is a learning curve and the importance of in person working can not be underestimated. Also i...

1 month ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: New member

do not forget that the guide is from 2014 and the Pick and Shovels that update it are online under the learn tab. The information on new and claims th...

1 month ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: observations

Hi Kenny  This does have a learning curve to it. As far as persons bothering you I have never had a problem although I never get to far away from...

1 month ago

WALTER EASONcreated the topic: LR2000

NEW PROGRAM PULL ALL CLAIMS IN ALL STATE BY OWNER

3 months ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Looking for Tucson area dishwashing spot

Call the Tucson Chapter, contact information in your Pick and Shovel and Magazine or online at www.goldprospectors.org . They will be very helpfull an...

3 months ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: New to the metal detecting game and can't find anything, please help!

Try to send a message to William Southern or go to his web site at http://nuggetshooter.com/index.html?redirect=false He is very knowledgeable and act...

3 months ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Knudsen bowl concentrator?

 you may need to cut and paste or search the name of video on y tube.
MM35 knelson concentrator:    https://www.youtube.com/watch...

3 months ago

WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Twentynine Palms, CA area

Check with Hemet Valley GPAA chapter I know they have claims out there and they frequent the area. Call Ken Maltby see Pick & Shovel or Magazine under...

3 months ago

WALTER EASONIs now friends with Wayne Crowder

4 months ago

    WALTER EASONIs now friends with Branden de Haas

    4 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Greenhorn with question about Western Kansas

      Hi Marc: here is a link to a map of those parts with gold mapped. I think this was found in the library of Congress. You can get a higher resolution b...

      4 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Bautista Canyon Claims, Hemet, CA

      Claim has gold, have seen and heard of gold found, not plentiful but it is there mostly very fine but some flake. I have also found gold there in year...

      4 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: how much power or equipment can you use digging

      anything that is considered earth-moving equipment is considered to be beyond casual in the mining law as amended. This is interpreted usually as anyt...

      4 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Coordinate Converter Apps

      find mapping program that will support metes and bounds,set for linear units on map and display, check coordinate units for meters or feet, check to s...

      4 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: ---------}》> GPAA CLAIMS DIRECTORY <《{----------

      Yes go ahead and send it to me along with any suggestions and if it is outside of my category i will send it to the person that should have it. weason...

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Legal Foot Valve 5/64 or 3/32...How?

      Go looking for some pieces of perforated metal sheets, holes of .0938" or smaller. make your square for the outside first, cut corners enough to make ...

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Mining Guide ?

      Last Mining Guide was printed in 2014, I have been told we will continue to publish paper mining guides but the enhancement to the paper mining guide ...

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Does anyone have any recent info on placer creek claim in New Mexico and is dredging allowed there?

      Placer creek closes on September 1st, I know it was not put in book last time and I am not sure why.

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: First outing! Arizona!

      Hey guys here is something to discuss I think. On a piece of land with nuggets that has not been metal detected does the "Brazil Nut Effect" come into...

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: How to get information LDMA Property

      Hi Kevin

      When you sign up for an event from the office they will give you the information you need. Also you can call the office to find out more i...

      5 months ago

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: must haves vs helpful

      something I have been thinking about, I like to go out alone (way out) where not to ever expect anyone. I have been looking into Personal Locator Beac...

      7/13/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: HOMACK #1-3 Idaho Springs CO Claim

      Follow down the road, the area through the gate was reclaimed from ranch that was leased out, The whole area had been a Girl Scout camp that dated to ...

      6/19/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Review of Certain National Monuments from 1996

      THERE IS STILL TIME TO GET YOUR VOICE HEARD. Here is what is being said about the Bears Monument : Most significantly, Zinke proposes shrinking the bo...

      6/13/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: California mining claim access

      My experience is that once the agency closes an area off they do not want any traffic in there, exception is a bond on a plan. Opening up a big can of...

      6/5/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Dry Washer

      I have a DW2 with electric motor with hand crank and a larger one about like a 151 blower with heater. I like the bigger one as it is not that much mo...

      6/1/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Magnets and black sand

      Hard drive magnets are usually very strong as magnets go. Hard drive Neodymium magnets are over N38 and usually are N52 strength.

      5/30/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Husker #1 / Notice of Intent

      Thank You Arthur, I just responded on the other post on the forum. To restate all GPAA claims for regular use are for casual use, no earth moving equi...

      5/25/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Husker #1 / Notice of Intent

      GPAA does not allow earth moving equipment on our claims. Earth moving equipment require a POO typically and we are not set up to go there. All claims...

      5/25/2017

      WALTER EASONcreated the topic: LONG TERM CAMPING AVAILABLE IN EASTERN SIERRA

      Long-Term Camping Opportunities Available in the Eastern Sierra
      BISHOP, Calif. - The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has approved a long-term camping...

      5/17/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Review of Certain National Monuments from 1996

      True all but one we have until mid July to comment.

      5/15/2017

      WALTER EASONcreated the topic: Review of Certain National Monuments from 1996

      Review of Certain National Monuments Established Since 1996; Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment

      5/11/2017

      WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: simple questions

      The active claim are listed in the online mining guide, if or when we receive notice from owner that a claim is to be removed we remove it from the on...

      4/25/2017

      WALTER EASONIs now friends with JOHN DORVAL

      4/10/2017

        WALTER EASONIs now friends with CHIP TRIPLETT

        4/10/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: pan or more

          Hi Benjamin All southern claims are open and paid through 2017, no actions have been listed and no actions have been taken. Do not know who you are ta...

          4/3/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Staking a claim on a Closed claim

          A locator can file on 20 acres per locator up to 160 acres. 320 would be two claim with 8 locators on each.

          3/9/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Land rights?

          Here is a location which explains about split estates with regards to mineral rights reserved by Federal Government, this is more wide spread than one...

          3/2/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Directions

          These claims are only open from June 1st till September 1st, may require wet or dry permit from state, see online Mining Guide for added information.

          3/1/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Did not find the claim

          Pat the south end of the claim the road makes a 90º left. If you turn around and go about 900' back to north you will be on the claim. If you tra...

          2/21/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Colorado Drywash Claim?

          A person should be able to drywash on almost any claim if the soil is dry enough. That at best is seasonal in Colorado I think as it is not as arid as...

          2/20/2017

          WALTER EASON commented on

          I think I saw this on one of the forum post a couple days ago, not sure but typically I stay mainly in the forums to answer questions, not enough time to go much beyond that.

          2/15/2017

          WALTER EASON commented on

          The online mining guide has date of comment which may be direction or a number of other types of information along with a rating system for the claim. Also for each tab it has a thumbs up or down for each individual posting on each tab. When it gets ...

          2/15/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: WA State HB's 1077 and 1106 2017-18

          That's great John you may want to spur them on on the forums, diverse yourself in other forums also. Another well used forum is Colorado Prospector as...

          2/6/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: New law in CA???

          The idea of not being within 100 feet has to do with SB 637 which by it's definition is only for the purpose of dredging. If the act was not designate...

          2/2/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: WA State HB's 1077 and 1106 2017-18

          My suggestion would be to look at a lot of other mining websites out of WA and see what they are saying, then incorporate that if possible for solidar...

          2/1/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Green belt swank claim

          In Yosemite I can remember camping there in a tent or camper with parents, use to enjoy the fire falls, they were great.

          2/1/2017

          WALTER EASONreplied to: RE: Green belt swank claim

          It can vary, on the east coast we have leases that are private property. Some of them the owners have leased farming along side the mining areas that ...

          2/1/2017