The metal detecting hobby is being threatened. I was approached by authorities while metal detecting ghost towns on private property...and I had permission to search. Read The Metal Detecting Insider Blog to find out how your hobby is being watched. There's also stories and pictures about metal detecting. Click on "that orange button" to subscribe to the hobby's most read blog. Click the RSS feed.
Treasure hunting in Maine can be a lot of fun. But before you start out searching, learn what you must do first. Here are a few tips.
Buried treasure in Utah does exist. Treasures in Utah have been located. But before you begin to search, find out here how to begin. Five places to search.
Treasure hunting in Louisiana can be a lot of fun. But before you start out searching, learn what you must do first. Find out here.
Interested in buried treasure in Massachusetts? Are you an armchair treasure hunter? Or do you really want to search for lost treasures? Either way, this page is for you.
Your search for buried treasure in Maryland begins here. This page will help get you started on your search.
Buried treasure in Maine, where to look, and how to find it. This page will give you ideas on how to begin your search.
Search for buried treasure in Louisiana. You can find treasure, others have. This page will get you started.
Buried treasure in Kentucky do exist. This page explains where some of them may be, and what you need to know to find them.
Arizona lost treasure is hidden throughout the State. But before searching for a treasure you need information. Your search for Arizona treasure begins here.
Treasure hunting in Kentucky can be adventurous. There are many areas that have stories about buried treasures. Some of them have been located. Here are a few more stories.
It was an unusually warm February about 4 years ago. My husband was cutting logs in our woods on our property. I got out the metal detector once again.
Is this old?
A secret society the "Knights of the Golden Circle" (KGC), a treasure, the assassination of President Lincoln. "Death be to Traitors" a book by F.W. Pandozzi
"In the summer of 2020, as pandemic lockdowns shut down business and confined people to their homes, a group of historical researchers and relic hunters formed a team out of sheer boredom. Not knowing one another other than through social media and their love of history, Michael Karpovage, Kaaren Tramonte, Julia Preast, and Lee Dowdy decided to go after the most enduring legend in American history: the famed gold wagon train robbery of 1865
Was in Florida January 2022. Had an opportunity to go to Sebastian Inlet. Was excited about finding my first quarter. Even though it was a modern one.
Treasure hunting in Kansas allows you to locate caches of gold, silver, and money hidden by outlaw gangs, prospectors, and bank robbers. This article explains where a few of those caches may exist and how to proceed to find them.
Treasure hunting in Iowa can be an exciting adventure. The opportunity to locate a hidden cache buried by a bank robber or an outlaw is possible. This article explains where a few of those caches may exist and how to proceed to find them.
I bought a metal detector off Ebay, a Garrett Ace 400. A beginner machine which I still use. I've only started last summer 2020. I never found anything
Josh Kimmel podcast interview with treasure hunter Frank Pandozzi and talking about ghost towns in the east and more.
My grandpa was driving a road grader when he hit a cache of silver and gold coins. Happened in 1986 about 7 miles south of Stilwell ok . The newest coin
On March Wednesday, 31 st at 8 PM, I will be a guest on Josh Kimmel's podcast "Beyond Sight and Sound."
It's always a privilege to be a guest on Josh's podcast. His show is by far the best podcast in the hobby.
Josh's dedication to his show's integrity and his love for the hobby is a testament to his hard work at keeping his podcast the best.
I am honored to be a guest on Beyond Sight and Sound.
Treasure hunting in Indiana can be a fun and rewarding adventure. There are opportunities to uncover hidden riches that have been documented to be real and never found. This article explains where a few of those caches may exist.
Treasure hunting in Illinois offers many possibilities. Buried caches placed by gangsters, bank robbers, and businessmen. Here are a few stories.
I was exploring my property with my grandkids and we found the attached rocks. We had such a great time, I ordered a metal detector and cannot wait to
Treasure hunting in Idaho offers many possibilities. From buried caches to Civil War and Revolutionary War treasures. Here are a few stories.
I found this piece of crumpled metal at a creek in California a couple years back. For some reason I had to bring it home and clean it up. Curiosity...
Hello my name is Larry Rainwater this was the first time detecting I went with my friend Todd, We went to Galveston beach west of Jamaica beach we searched
Buried treasure in Georgia consists of pirate treasure, plantation treasures, and much more. Your search begins here.
Treasure hunting in Georgia offers many possibilities. From buried caches to Civil War and Revolutionary War treasures. Here are a few stories.
Treasure hunting in Florida has many opportunities. Pirate hordes, and buried caches and others give opportunities to search for them. Find out where here.
Treasure hunting in Connecticut has many opportunities. There are numerous stories about many treasures in this State. Where could some of them be hidden? Here are a few possible places..
Treasure hunting in Colorado has many opportunities. There are numerous stories about treasures in this State. Where could some of them be hidden? Find out here.
Treasure hunting in California can lead to an adventure of a lifetime. For years, there have been numerous stories written about many different treasures in this State. Here’s a few of them.
If you are metal detecting in Minnesota, do you know the law? This page explains what the laws are, and much more.
Treasure hunting in Arizona can be rewarding. There are many areas in this State that have been rumored to hold treasures of all kinds. Find out here.
Treasure hunting in Alabama can be a great adventure. Buried and lost treasure of all kinds exist in Alabama. Here's a few of them.
Treasure hunting in Arkansas can be rewarding. There are many areas in this State that have been rumored to hold treasures of all kinds. Here’s a few of them.
North Carolina metal detecting clubs can offer you a source of information to help you become more proficient at locating items. They also offer a great way to meet new friends in the hobby.
Finding buried treasure in Indiana is possible. There are hundreds hidden. From Pirate and Civil War treasures to outlaw stolen loot. Others have found them, so can you.
New York metal detecting clubs can offer you a source of information to help you become more proficient at loca.ting items. They also offer a great way to meet new friends in the hobby.
The treasure trove law is important to understand if you metal detect or treasure hunt. Find out how this law may affect what you find.
Hi to everyone, First off, I am brand spankin new at detecting, and I'm already finding that it leads me into a great deal of history of where my bones
Metal detecting research is the absolute key to finding the good areas to metal detect. Correctly researching treasure leads is what the the Pro's do.This page shows you where and how to research.
So on April 20th 2019 a friend and I decided to go out to do some detecting at a cellar hole and orchard state park in manistee after spending most of
Find gold rings with your metal detector using a simple approach.
Choosing a gold detector machine can be a daunting choice. There are gold detectors for different types of gold being searched for. Find out here what the right gold detector is for you.
Metal detecting permission is necessary for searching on private property. Here is how a pro with more than 40 years of experience gets permission.
1998 I built a road from Murray Idaho to Thompson Falls we used to tailing piles to crush the rock for the rock to put on the road inch and a quarter Rock
Louisiana ghost towns may be abandoned buildings or nothing more than cellar holes. To explore their history is an exciting adventure. Here is a directory of where some of them are located.