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Clear creek Colorado gold
 
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Used a Keene A-52 sluice in clear creek near golden off highway 6. Found decent color.
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More relics from the old Mining Camp in Colorado
 
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Mining camp relics found in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado
Tom Kitchar - U S  Mining law
 
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Tom Kitchar, president of the Waldo mining district in Josephine County, Oregon, talks about the history of U.S mining law, how it came about, and what it means.
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Gold Hill. Boulder County, Colorado.
 
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Gold Hill, Colorado. Music: At Rest - Romance by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100748 Artist: http://incompetech.com/
Views: 548 Yulia Pantyukhina
Silverton, Colorado: A Photographic History
 
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A photographic history of an Old West town; Silverton, CO. Bev Rich, head of the San Juan County Historical Society, tells why the local newspaper, the Silverton Standard & the Miner, was acquired. Also watch Silverton Colorado Saves Its Newspaper
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Checking out an area to claim, Gold Prospecting El Dorado County
 
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We prospected an area we were hoping to claim. It appears as if this area is a No Go for placer gold mining. We never found an area that wasn't just plain Granite as far as the eye could see. Never found a speck of color.
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The Hanging Flume
 
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The Hanging Flume was an open water chute (known as a flume) built over the Dolores River Canyon in Colorado. The Montrose Placer Mining Company built the flume in the 1880s to facilitate gold mining. Some sections of the flume remain attached to the canyon wall, although much of the wood has vanished. The Montrose Placer Mining Company was formed to mine gold from placer deposits along the Dolores River. Hydraulic mining, a popular method of exploiting placer deposits, required water to be efficiently transported, often using wooden flumes to maintain the necessary volume and pressure. The flume connected with a six mile long ditch, both designed to provide water for miners in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado.[ Construction of the Hanging Flume took three years, beginning in 1887. Approximately 24 workers participated in the build, suspended from ropes onto the cliff face. A derrick may also have been used. The construction used 1.8 million board feet of lumber and ended up with a total cost over $100,000. The timber used was mostly Ponderosa pine, a local tree, and it was supported using iron rods. The completed flume was approximately 12 miles (19 km) long and up to 75 feet (23 m) above the river. It began on a dam on the San Miguel River above Uravan, Colorado. The flume's opening (the headgate) no longer exists, and the connecting ditch has been filled. The actual wooden flume was 6 feet wide and 4 feet deep. When in use, it conveyed 80,000,000 gallons of water each day. The flume was only used for three years before being abandoned. The reason was that the mine itself was closed after the discovery that most of the gold was unrecoverable, and the investors in the project only made $80,000 after investing over $1,000,000 into the mine and associated engineering works. After the closure of the mine, local residents reused the timber.
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Molly S Mine in Creede, Colorado
 
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High in the San Juan Mountains clinging to the side of a cliff sits the remains to the Molly S Silver Mine
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Roosevelt Mine - Colorado - Gold Rush Expeditions - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/s... Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpe... National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ The Roosevelt is mining operation was a massive undertaking that includes: a branded and gated adit entrance, a double battery (10 stamp) mill, a power station and much, much more. The Roosevelt tunnel was driven to intercept three rich ore veins from mines on the other side of the mountain. A placer claim covers the river and a lode claim covers the mine.
How To Find Abandoned Mines
 
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So, you want to know how to find a specific abandoned mine or abandoned mines in general? We will dive into answering that question in this video by taking you along on our search for an abandoned mine that took us two years to locate! Along the way you’ll have the opportunity to observe the tools and techniques we use to find the historic mines that appear in our videos and you will, hopefully, be able to incorporate some of what we have learned over the years (and are now sharing with you) into your own search for mines and mine sites. I will cover how we find out about mines in the first place, the research that we do, the online resources we utilize, the technology we take out in the field with us and more. Whether you are a historian or a gold miner looking for promising sites to file claims on or a mine explorer interested in documenting our industrial heritage or are just curious what is around the area where you live, this video will, hopefully, have something useful for you. Some of you will obviously already know many, if not all, of these search techniques. However, this video is intended to have something for everyone – from the novice to the experienced mine hunter. Many people have no interest at all in finding lost mines, but enjoying seeing them and the efforts of others to find them, and so I have included the footage of the mine when we finally found it for that demographic as well. Fortunately, we don’t normally have to work this hard to find an abandoned mine, but if our search for this mine, although quite unpleasant and frustrating at times, was useful to someone else out there, then it was worth it. Happy hunting! Here are the links for the websites mentioned in this video: https://thediggings.com/ caltopo.com http://www.mylandmatters.org/ http://www.westernmininghistory.com/ https://www.google.com/earth/ https://goldrushexpeditions.com/ ***** All of these videos are uploaded in HD, so adjust those settings to ramp up the quality! It really does make a difference… You can click here for the full playlist of abandoned mines: https://goo.gl/TEKq9L If you like these videos on exploring abandoned mines, please subscribe! https://goo.gl/yjPxH1 Thanks for watching! ***** Growing up in California’s “Gold Rush Country” made it easy to take all of the history around us for granted. However, abandoned mine sites have a lot working against them – nature, vandals, scrappers and various government agencies… The old prospectors and miners that used to roam our lonely mountains and toil away deep underground are disappearing quickly as well. These losses finally caught our attention and we felt compelled to make an effort to document as many of the ghost towns and abandoned mines that we could before that niche of our history is gone forever. But, guess what? We have fun doing it! This is exploring history firsthand – bushwhacking down steep canyons and over rough mountains, figuring out the techniques the miners used and the equipment they worked with, seeing the innovations they came up with, discovering lost mines that no one has been in for a hundred years, wandering through ghost towns where the only sound is the wind... These journeys allow a feeling of connection to a time when the world was a very different place. And I’d love to think that in some small way we are paying tribute to those hardy miners that worked these mines before we were even born. So, yes, in short, we are adit addicts… I hope you’ll join us on these adventures! #ExploringAbandonedMines #MineExploring #AbandonedMines #UndergroundMineExploring
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I'm a Miner ! - Dealing with the USFS
 
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When the USFS comes knockin' at Miah and Derek's claim, Miah lays down the (mining) law. As a miner it’s important to understand your rights on your legitimate and valid mining claim. Don’t let the Forest Service bully you off your claim. If the proper steps are taken to locate, record, and process your mineral rights claim, then the Forest service cannot stop you from casual use mining. For more information visit our website at: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/how-to-guides/mining-laws/how-to-fight-the-blm/
Greek Garden - Colorado - Gold Rush Expeditions - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/s... Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpe... National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ The Greek Garden Mining claim is located just off the road in Empire, Colorado. This was a rich, good sized gold mine based on the tailings. The presence of easily visible, free-milling gold in the tailings indicates that there were very high grade deposits being worked and some loss of small gold was not an concern for the miners.
Historic Brittle Silver Mine - Colorado - Gold Rush Expeditions
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/s... Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpe... National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ In 1882 reports from the Brittle Silver state that the ore ran from $150 to $1200 to the ton, in a vein of 18 inches of sulfide of silver, which could be amalgamated at little expense. Today, with inflation, that dollar amount would be worth $3,625 to $28,998 per ton, a truly remarkable mine. Surveyors noted beautiful ores inside the mine with over 1900 feet of workings.
Finding Placer Gold Locations Using Google Earth - Yankee Gold Prospecting Adventures
 
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http://yankeegoldprospecting.com/ Finding placer gold locations using google earth is fun & effective. In this video I show you the basic things to research. Steep gorges to flat meandering streams. How to pin point the locations & make notes. Then when you are ready for a trip you can write down the GPS. coordinates of the location. Program them into a hand held gps or a vehicle gps, to get you near the chosen area. This technique will work anywhere there is placer gold. Best if you know where gold was originally found. Streams or Rivers that gold has been found, in the past. I ALWAYS FORGET TO MENTION IN MY VIDEOS, THAT I AM A GOLD PROSPECTING GUIDE AS WELL. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BOOK A TRIP FOR 2012, MY INFORMATION IS ON THE SIDE OF MY YOUTUBE PAGE. 100% GUARANTEED TO FIND YOU GOLD & TEACH YOU HOW TO FIND MORE ON YOUR OWN. Join me on Facebook for great group chat & information. New information added every week. Search Yankee Gold Prospecting New England on FB. Hope you have great success in your search for GOLD. Copyright 2012; Yankee Gold Prospecting NE. All rights reserved. you do NOT have my permission to utilize any of my profile information nor any of the content contained herein including, but not limited to my photos, videos and/or the comments made about my photos / videos or any other "picture" art posted on my profile.No part of this video may be used or reproduced. You are hereby notified that you are strictly prohibited from disclosing, copying, or distributing. The foregoing prohibitions also apply to your employee , agent , student or any personnel under your direction or control or direction. in any manner or means, including print, electronic, mechanical, or by any information storage and retrieval system whatsoever, without written permission from the copyright holder.
Views: 384227 YankeeGoldProspecting
Rabbit Ears Gold Mining Claim-GRE, Inc.-Colorado-2016
 
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The Rabbit Ears claim is a beautiful high mountain Colorado site. The mines and claim are situated around some ponds, which are believed to be remnants of placer operations in the area. Rabbit Ears is remote and secluded, ideal for anyone who wants to get away from it all and run casual mining operations. Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/store/mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc
Exploring the old Sound Democrat Mill in Placer Gulch north of Silverton Colorado
 
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Some video I took back in June of 2012 as I explored the old Mill in Placer Gulch near Animas Forks Colorado. This Mill apparently ran in the early 1900's. If you like mining history and mountains, then Telluride/Ouray/Silverton is the place to go!
Views: 1281 Rob Farrow ATV
Gunnison Gold 20 Acre Placer Mining Claim on Historic Taylor Creek near Deloris Colorado
 
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placer claim staked by the Department of Land Transfer Information 2016 eBay Seller Scyros35 LandTransfer.us.com
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State Police Interrupt a Gold Mining Operation in Oregon!
 
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Our mining claim neighbors called the Cops! People living on the other side of the river where our mining claim is and not liking our mining, called the cops. It appears our neighbors just did not want their liberal utopia disturbed so they call the cops to harass us. The police were very cool as I knew one of them from checking our permits on another river couple months earlier and an Oregon DEQ meeting he showed up at. The rude lady yells to at from other side of river "you need a permit to do that"...we had them of course. She also told cops we were disrespecful and rude to her...which was totally false. She made up her own narrative about what was happening to justify her being annoyed. Liberal tactic # 3, change the narrative or just plain lie! This is the short version of the video, filmed on the Applegate River in Oregon while we were LEGALLY GOLD MINING! In the video, it is a continuous video, shot on my GoPro camera that I was wearing on my head. The video shows me mining and moving around with no editing to show what actually goes on while mining. Then my buddy is helping me move rocks while I'm using a sub-surface dredge...then the cops show up , and I tell him is where the action starts. UPDATE Jan 1st, 2015: In response to some of the comments saying we are uneducated, rednecks and other stuff...the guys in the video are as follows. One is a millionaire CPA, another a self employed business owner, two others are also self employed and owns a body shop and the other an internet marketer and freelance videographer, and lastly one is the son of the CPA guy and currently in college. Oregon Mining Law: Next time this happens, I will ask the State Police to cite the offending people who disrupt our mining operation based on this Oregon Mining Law: "ORS 517.133 Interfering with a mining operation. (1) As used in this section, "lawful mining operation" means any small scale mining operation that is in full compliance with state and federal laws. (2) A person commits the crime of interfering with a mining operation if the person intentionally: (a) Interferes with a lawful mining operation; or (b) Stops, or causes to be stopped, a lawful mining operation. (3) Interfering with a mining operation is a Class C misdemeanor. [1999 c.354 §6]" Here is the GoPro camera I was using: http://amzn.to/19yYus6
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King's Canyon Gold Mine - Colorado - Gold Rush Expeditions - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/store/mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ Today on Gold Rush Media Corey and Jessica walk us through the Historic King's Canyon Gold Mine. This combination Lode and Placer claim is resides in Jackson County, Colorado. The King's Canyon claims are a great example of elusive, but massive gold mines, which Colorado is known for. A well maintained road passes within a mile of the claims, but the mines lie hidden up an old overgrown road. There are two claims, a lode and placer, that cover two separate mining operations. Estimated years of operation were from the 18960s-1940s. The area is a mining wonderland.
Spooky! Exploring Abandoned Mines Colorado
 
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In search of The Lost Hobo Mine! Chest deep snow and a harrowing descent into the old abandoned mine shaft! Great all use exploring headlamp I use: https://amzn.to/2Ey1BbY Is this the squatters fabled gold mine!? The story goes; "There is a long haired scruffy fellow, living in an abandoned gold mine here in Summit County Colorado. Once a week he ventures into Whole Foods n buys $800 worth of tasty food. He pays with crisp $100 bills and always has a raggedy empty burlap sack tucked into his waist". He must be selling his high grade gold ore here locally to someone. I want to find him! and make friends!! Lets Go! How many old mines will I have to search Will I find the Lost Hobo or the Forrest Fenn Treasure First!? SUBSCRIBE Keep Posted for new Adventures! Website: http://www.coloradogoldcamp.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coloradogoldcamp/ Paydirt: https://www.ebay.com/itm/163407820672?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 Sample Paydirt: https://www.ebay.com/itm/163410763203?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 Out searching for colorado gold camp and leadville paydirt.
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History of Mining Reclamation - Reclamation - Gold Rush Expeditions
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/store/mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ Today on Gold Rush Media, Corey highlights the history of mine reclamation and the BLM's involvement in the Government funded destruction of our mining history.
Montezuma Mine, Colorado. Gold Rush Expeditions, 2014
 
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The Montezuma Mine was originally located in 1878, near the apex of the lode that would be come to be known as the Smuggler Lode. By 1884 the mine had been producing thousands of tons of silver and lead ore along with a lot of gold. Old historical documents show that the gold was processed at the lower or 6th level as they shipped all of the silver and lead down to be smelted in Leadville. Somewhere around 1896-7, a larger mining company began digging in near the river following placer gold and silver bits. They called this mine the Carribeau, named for a lake or sea in Europe. They worked in and hit the Smuggler vein at a lower instance. Unlike the upper mine, these claimants immediately patented the property once they were producing ores. Around 1900, the Carribeau, working up, intersected with the Montezuma as they worked down. The Montezuma Mine has a documented 12.8 miles of drifts, raises, winzes and cross-cuts.
Silver Linings: The Early Days of Idaho's Silver Valley
 
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Stretching 40 miles through the heart of northern Idaho, Silver Valley is a time capsule of the West. Deep within its valley walls, empires rose...and sometimes fell. Beyond the ribald tales, you will discover how the region's past has shaped what the Silver Valley is today...and why it still resonates with the spirit of those who sought its Silver Linings.
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Central City, NV Mine Shaft
 
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Dave and Clark discuss the history of the Central City ghost town mine and visit an abandoned mine shaft that penetrates 500 ft below the surface. Dave Turin (Gold Rush) and Clark James prospect potential mining sites near Winnemucca, NV. Along the way, they discuss the opportunities ahead, gold mining methods, mining history, and they share a few personal stories about how they found their way into mining and minerals.
Pennsylvania Gold Mining Claim - Colorado - 2017
 
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The Pennsylvania is an incredible 80 acre mining claim, offering rich mining history, and a huge potential for production. The mine produced gold and silver with trace amounts of lead, zinc, iron, and copper. It has a long and detailed history and made millionaires out of many investors prior to 1941.
Grizzly Gulch Mine - Colorado - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/s... Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpe... National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ Today on Gold Rush Media we present the Grizzly Gulch mine, located right outside of the old mining town of St. Elmo, Colorado. There are some beautiful ores inside the mine and Jessica walks us through some of the historical structures on the site. The Grizzly Gulch claim covers 4 adits. The lower two adits are near the road and have been reclaimed. However, the upper two adits have been almost completely forgotten. One of the adits is open and the other has been purposely closed by the miners prior to 1900. The gold found in the tailings outside these upper adits is nothing short of stunning. This likely just scratches the surface, as to what has been found and uncovered underground.
Montezuma Mine - Arizona - 2016
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: http://goldrushexpeditions.com/fb-mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc/ Just north of the famous Sunshine mine in a remote canyon, the Montezuma claim encompasses a group of adits and shafts exploring gold and silver deposits in the canyon. The mines have limited history that is well out of date. Our surveyors documented shafts, adits and some rather extensive workings which are not noted in any reports. The mines existed around a good sized mining camp on several levels of the valley. These camps were no doubt built for safety and security for the working miners as Native American attacks were a very real danger up into the early 1900s.
Gold mining course: Gold deposits in bedrock canyons
 
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This video is part of a "Gold mining and Mineral Prospecting" course. In this video I explain where gold deposits in a bedrock canyon. As well give a story of an amazing day gold panning where I found multiple nuggets.
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Sylvania Gold Mining Claim - Nevada - 2017
 
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The Sylvania Mine Property, located in a remote area near the Nevada/California border, covers the old Bullion, 4 Aces and Sylvania Mines. The mine camp on the property has often been referred to as the “Ghost Town” Sylvania. But there was never any town of Sylvania, only the mine camp which was so expansive it had often been mistaken for an entire town. . . . . . Don't forget to check out our friends at TVR Exploring! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeD7ZrrrgGhkVhE5EIPrBwA They make a lot of rad videos exploring old, abandoned mines. If you want an in depth look at these abandoned mines, definitely go check them out!
Placer Gulch and Picayune Gulch 4x4 Road Colorado
 
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Placer Gulch and Picayune Gulch 4x4 Road Colorado.
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Historical Gold Mines In Idaho Springs Colorado
 
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Lesser Family Gold Purchases historical gold and silver mines in Idaho Springs Colorado. Hukill gold mine, Maude Monroe gold mine and many more. www.lesserfamilygold.com
Picayne and Placer Gulches 4wd Trail- Silverton, Colorado
 
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For the full 4wd trail guide please visit: https://www.trailsoffroad.com/trails/2024-picayne-and-placer-gulches Picayne and Placer Gulch is a gorgeous 4wd route offering scenic vistas of the San Juan Mountains and traverses an area rich with mining history. This area provides gorgeous wildflowers in the peak season of late July and early August which enhances the already spectacular vistas found in all directions. Some of the best-preserved mine structures found in Colorado can be found along this trail. The Sound Democrat Mill is one of the finest examples and still possesses all of its machinery still in place, from its stamp batteries to its Wilfley tables. This allows visitors the ability to see step by step how precious minerals were processes out of the raw ore that entered the mill. More information on the process of gold mining can be found Here. Get the offroad trail details and download a GPS route today at: http://TrailsOffroad.com
Views: 542 trailsoffroad.com
Gold Panning in Colorado
 
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I tag along with my friend Josh as he checks out a new little spot we found on Cache Creek in Chaffee County, Colorado. We'll be shooting a short documentary about Josh's gold panning in the next few months. music: Leash by Josh Loun
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Historic Liddia Mine - Leadville, Colorado - 2016
 
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Historic Uintah Mine - Leadville, Co. Anyone who has been to Leadville knows that Mining claims are all but impossible to find. With that in mind we put an exorbitant amount of work and effort into locating this documented gold producer. The substantial and historic mine is set in the Mount Sherman district, just a few miles out of Leadville. Its a very old claim that likely dates back into the 1870s in regards to location. The mine itself is assumed to have been commercially worked from 1900-1920 based on the machinery and many other factors. It has been sporadically worked up to 1981 for the free milling gold values. This has been mostly placer operations as the old drifts and tunnels appear to have been collapsed for at least 30 years. Come see us: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/
Department of Land Transfer Information Inc Bueana Ventura Placer Mining Claim Tulare County
 
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Department of Land Transfer Information Inc Buena Ventura Placer Mining Claim Tulare County California
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Prodigal Gold Mine - Colorado - Gold Rush Expeditions - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/store/mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ Today on Gold Rush Media we bring you the Prodigal Gold Mine. This big time mine located in Larimer County Colorado is a bucket of historical and economic potential. Although reclaimed in 2001 this mine still has a story to tell. An old miner's Cabin circa the late 1890s and fantastic Gated adit still make up this mine, along with two separate mining camps. There are rich Gold/Quartz tailings all around the site and possible Galena.
Henderson Gold 20 Acre Placer Mining Claim on Historic Cottonwood Creek Dolores County Colorado
 
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Dolores Colorado Gold mining claim staked in 2016 by the Department of Land Transfer Information
Views: 115 Steven Cyros
Stateline Mine - Nevada - 2016
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: http://goldrushexpeditions.com/fb-mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc/ Skirting the Nevada/California border is a fantastic mining claim called the Stateline. The name leaves little to the imagination in terms of location, but layout and access to the claim are extremely interesting and surprising. Not only is the claim easily 2WD accessible, but it also has a few buildings on it, and has several interesting structures. The historical miners of this claim were extremely ingenious, building their homes from the discarded waste rock of their operation, and living off of the land whenever possible. A massive claim, with so many items of interest that we couldn't even fit them all into the video.
Turkey Draw Gold Mining Claim for sale on Turkey Creek Prescott AZ
 
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www.minedata.us Product Details: This Unpatented Mining claim is set in the beautiful area of Prescott AZ near Pine Flat. You are surrounded by pine trees, mountians and streams. The Access to this claim is very easy! it is only about 1000 feet off the Senator HWY heading south out of Prescott. There is also a dirt road that can be used as direct access to all parts of the claim. A Truck or vehicle with plenty of clearance is recommended and obviously there is a walking path where you can park directly off of Senator HWY and simply walk into the claim carrying your mining equipment or using a small cart. There are several close amenities such as hotels gas stations and shopping centers within just 15 miles from the claim. Production History: This is a silver-gold-lead-copper mining area located about 20 miles SE of Prescott in the vicinity of upper Turkey Creek, South of Big Bug Mesa. Essentially from the town of Goodwin to a point near Turkey Creek station on the railroad line to Crown King. The rocks of the district are mainly Yavapai Schist of sedimentary origin, intruded on the East and West by Bradshaw Granite, and on the South by the monzonite-porphyry stock of Battle Flat. There are also historical gold finds in the washes, tributaries, benches and tailings. There are several gold mines in this area that produced large quantities of gold along with several surface/placer deposits that can still be worked all over the property including an ancient riverbed that is currently covered with a large metal lid and a fence around it. What we found while testing: Water flows about 6-8 months out of the year depending on how much snow the Bradshaw mountains receive during the winter. We tested the hill sides and the center of the wash, we ran 3 buckets of material and found a minimum of 1 color per pan up to 18 colors per pan! Larger nuggets and pickers are found all the time on Turkey Creek. Also additional information concerning finds in this area can be found in nugget hunting and prospecting forums. Information concerning your purchase: You are purchasing (1) one placer mining claim, owned and located by MineData LLC. This purchase is for all interest in the claim. The claim have been examined and documented by professional mineral field surveyors. They have verified the information and potential mineral content of the site. The claim is as represented and documented above. Each Placer claim measures 1320ft by 660ft or 20.00 acres, unless otherwise noted. The claim has been verified and recorded with the Arizona BLM and Yavapai county recorders office. For more information on this, please contact the Arizona BLM on their website. This mining claim gives the owner full control of the minerals and ownership of all minerals and gems on the claim for as long as the purchaser maintains ownership. Ownership is retained by annual maintenance assessments of $155 per claim or by the Small miner paperwork when you have 10 or fewer claims in a year, plus a small recording fee to the BLM and the County Recorders office. These fees are per claim, per year. This claim has been paid in full until September 1st of 2018. Binding and Legal notes: The claim has been staked according to state law to include all of the mines and land as pictured. MineData LLC. has placed all stakes on all corners as required by law. The claim(s) has been described professionally and according to the BLM. They have been measured, staked and validated by professional Mineral and Mining Claim Surveyors. Ownership of this placer claim gives the registered owner full control and ownership of all locatable minerals that may be located on the claim. The sale of this claim(s) does not constitute any speculative investment or security. MineData LLC. is not selling any stocks, shares, securities or any sort of speculative investment. The sale of this claim and the information contained therein does not imply or guarantee values, assay reports, or future earnings. MineData LLC. makes no guarantees, neither written nor implied of any past, present or future value or mineral content. The sale of this claim does not account for any land or access issues that may arise. MineData LLC. recommends that all buyers make all efforts to inform themselves on the interests and legalities of mining claims prior to any purchase of mining claims. MineData LLC. is available via phone or email during normal business hours. Our offices are open from 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday. The MineData LLC. team is knowledgeable and competent to answer any questions you may have. Please don't hesitate to contact us. (928) 499-7228
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Bell Hill Mine - Utah - Gold Rush Expeditions - 2015
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/store/mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc National Bureau of Mines: http://www.nationalbureauofmines.org/ Today on Gold Rush Media Corey presents the Historic Bell Hill Fluorite Mine. The claim covers a series of adits, shafts and a massive open pit. There is also an extensive series of drifts and tunnels that are only accessible from the shaft below the headframe. Those workings have not been touched since the mid 1970s. The workings bear some of the most brilliant fluorspar ever cut. This mine has produced blue, purple and ruby fluorite. There are still countless tons of fluorite to be worked and this may be better than a gold mine for a jewelry maker or specimen collector.
Prospecting colorado
 
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Gold Prospecting
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1000 ounces per day gold mine video (Colorado) Helicopter flight
 
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This mine produces over one thousand ounces of gold per day!
Views: 115 Rich Rathernotsay
Reclamation Gone South - Advance Mine
 
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The Advance mine is abundant in history as a Gold mine up until the 1940s. In lieu of the World War 2 War-Minerals Act L-208, many mines of the era either re-branded as "essential" metals, or shutdown entirely. Fast forward to 2016 and the Advance Mine is no longer standing proud as she once was. Reclamation efforts have destroyed mining structures, backfilled adits, and left trash littered around the site. Unfortunately the artifact remnants of this mine’s history have largely been destroyed.
Midway Placer Claim - Nevada - 2016
 
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Website: https://www.goldrushexpeditions.com/ Mining Claims for Sale: http://goldrushexpeditions.com/fb-mining-claims-for-sale/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoldRushExpedinc/ Originally known as the Pigeon Springs Mine, this placer claim is one of the most prolific gold producing placer claims in Nevada. The claim site is covered in historical relics, some of which are still operational. The previous claim owner built up quite a large complex of machinery over the years, and with a little work the entire operation could be fixed up and restarted. While the claim is workable by a small team of miners, your best bet to see large returns is by using heavy equipment to move/haul the pay dirt. Either way, USGS reports show that there is likely several thousand ounces of gold still waiting to be uncovered in the various washes on the claim.
High Colorado Adventure - Old Hardrock Mine - 3 Sep 12
 
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I visited this defunct old hardrock mine about 10,000 feet up in the Rockies. Looked to have been started in the 1800s and reworked in the 1930s and even later. Very neat old mining history relic.
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CGLD - Colorado Gold Mines, Inc.
 
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Colorado Gold Mines, Inc. is a development stage company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, mining and processing of precious metal properties. The Company's operating interest includes the development stage Keeno Strike Silver Property located in the southern end of the Spring Mountains on land administered by the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in the Yellow Pine Mining District of Southern Nevada. The property consists of a continuous block of 12 unpatented, 20-acre lode-mining claims for a total of 240 acres. The mining claims are current with the BLM and Clark County, Nevada. The claims include the historical Monte Cristo Mine and the Keeno-Mint workings near Porter Wash. For more information about Colorado Gold Mines, Inc., visit their website at: http://www.coloradogoldmines.com
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Southern Gold 20 Acre Placer Mining Claim on Historic Dolores River Deloris County Colorado
 
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Mining claim staked by the Department of Land Transfer Information 2016 LandTransfer.us.com / eBay Seller Scyros35
Views: 283 Steven Cyros
Gold Colorado desert
 
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Gold at Ocotillo Wells SVRA? Video looks at places where gold was found in Ocotillo Wells area and Colorado Desert http://www.desertusa.com/mag08/apr08/atv_gold.html
Views: 6269 Jim Bremner
20 Acre King Solomon Gold Mine on the South Fork of Mineral Creek in Colorado
 
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Placer unpatented mining claim staked by the Department of Land Transfer Information 2016 LandTransfer.us.com
Views: 608 Steven Cyros
20 Acre Placer Gold Mining Claim on Historic Pinto Creek in Iron County Utah from the DLTI
 
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Pinto Creek 20 acre placer claim located in 2015 by the Department of Land Transfer Information eBay user: Scyros35 LandTransfer.us.com
Views: 941 Steven Cyros