Treasure Chasers

December 17, 2010

Metal Detecting Runway Alley

Filed under: Treasure chasing — Tags: , , , — admin @ 6:42 am

9/11/2010 My Dad and I went metal detecting near a small airport in the woods. then i went diggin with my grandpa near the same site. check out the video to see what i found.

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  1. @ownagelefty13 no it dont i was in the woods, i found the homesites from space. the city tore up a old road about 2 years ago and all the houses on it have been vacant since.

    Comment by nuggetnoggin — December 17, 2010 @ 6:49 am

  2. Does it say on the internet whether or not you can metal detect on these home sites?

    Comment by ownagelefty13 — December 17, 2010 @ 6:50 am

  3. @orangedac i looked up the creek there was no gold history near by, you usually find gold where it has been found before by old timers, you find gold where you find it. its a backache looking for gold diggin between rocks to get the gravel, pan or sluice it out and find 2 specs of gold the size of a grain of salt.

    Comment by nuggetnoggin — December 17, 2010 @ 7:30 am

  4. What a neat hunt-you never know what to find in the woods-HH !

    Comment by MrSilver9759 — December 17, 2010 @ 7:48 am

  5. and STILL no gold

    damn. its near impossible to find.

    what about copper and stuff….. ?

    Comment by orangedac — December 17, 2010 @ 8:32 am

  6. it sounded like you were about to be bombed in NAM with the plane noises overhead

    Comment by orangedac — December 17, 2010 @ 9:07 am

  7. looks like you guys had a fun time 😀 nice hunt 😀

    Comment by Armymanis — December 17, 2010 @ 9:21 am

  8. Surprised you didn’t find any crashed planes while diggin!!!

    Comment by Acegvsu11 — December 17, 2010 @ 9:31 am

  9. sweet, hear me?

    Comment by MadeAugust18th — December 17, 2010 @ 10:05 am

  10. @fd1836 i know alaska has gold on the beaches but you only get like 3 months to detect there with out snow on the ground

    Comment by nuggetnoggin — December 17, 2010 @ 10:14 am

  11. If you ever make to Alaska let me know,do some research,you can start with Curry Alaska.

    Comment by fd1836 — December 17, 2010 @ 10:40 am

  12. What a fun trip. Thanks for takin us along.

    Comment by montanagold59635 — December 17, 2010 @ 11:36 am

  13. Man i bet you are worn out after a hunt going for miles in the woods. How do you use goggle maps for old home sites?

    Comment by justanotherpulltab — December 17, 2010 @ 12:11 pm

  14. wow, i really enjoyed the vid!!! the indian head is awsome!!!!! keep it up!

    Comment by supdude131 — December 17, 2010 @ 12:51 pm

  15. your dad is getting good at camera work..

    Comment by Kramer3278 — December 17, 2010 @ 1:24 pm

  16. Beautiful area. Nice hunting area! Oh cool, the old car part! Nice find on the Indian. The planes are unreal!

    Comment by icollectstuffdude — December 17, 2010 @ 2:02 pm

  17. what air port are you hunting by ?

    Comment by caldigger — December 17, 2010 @ 2:21 pm

  18. neat place :)

    Comment by MichaelSwan66 — December 17, 2010 @ 2:54 pm

  19. @akedadigger yea , i guess they moved because the planes

    Comment by nuggetnoggin — December 17, 2010 @ 3:43 pm

  20. Cool little houses. HH

    Comment by Metalfinder6 — December 17, 2010 @ 4:06 pm

  21. @nuggetnoggin i actually have metal detected there in July but bugs were everywhere not mosquito but midge flies by the thousand getting in my eyes and ears so now it’s colder i am actually planing on getting there sometime soon but before it gets too cold, here the leaves are already starting to change colors ):
    and sorry for the no videos lately i have been trying out many sites finally got a decent site down the road from me a 2 minute walk with silver video coming soon

    Comment by treasurepirate1 — December 17, 2010 @ 4:10 pm

  22. @treasurepirate1 you should detect the kinmount fair grounds then. I detect siteS between 1 and 45 miles from my house anything futher i go to in the winter when its not hot.

    Comment by nuggetnoggin — December 17, 2010 @ 5:09 pm

  23. cool radiator cap could be worth something and nice Indian head cent too, if that was here in Canada it would have been a large cent, Canada made large cents form 1858 too 1920 check out Locodigger’s channel he finds them at Kinmount fairgrounds 15- 20 minute drive from were i live. HH

    Comment by treasurepirate1 — December 17, 2010 @ 6:02 pm

  24. This was a good hunt that indian is the first time i have seen one still copper lookingst are green. I can HEAR why no one lives in that area anymore, thank for taking us a long. HH

    Comment by akedadigger — December 17, 2010 @ 6:26 pm

  25. Nice diversion from work – thanks! I like the radiator cap… here’s to many future finds!

    Comment by 14erjohn — December 17, 2010 @ 7:13 pm

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