Finding Gold in Colorado Prospector s Edition

Updated for 2021! Colorado Prospectors, this is the book for you! A travel guide book inspired by the gold prospecting origin of Colorado.

Author: Kevin Singel

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781719553469

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Travel guide book inspired by the gold prospecting origin of Colorado. Includes touring information on all the major towns founded as gold mining camps as well as summaries of each town's origin story. Includes reviews and recommendations on historic districts to visit, mines to tour, driving tours of ghost towns and places to gold pan. Includes information on 16 historic districts, 31 museums, 18 mines, 186 gold panning sites across the state of Colorado. Thoroughly researched to confirm public access to the panning sites (no private property or areas subject to mining claim has been included - unlike other books.)Written by a long-time Colorado resident and gold prospector. Based on years of research and field work.Get your share of the gold by prospecting for it in historic, urban, and remote locations across the gold districts of Colorado.

Gold Panning Colorado

Gold Panning Colorado is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in Colorado.

Author: Garret Romaine

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 149302857X

Category: Nature

Page: 304

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Gold Panning Colorado is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in Colorado. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in Colorado. The write-ups for each locale include driving directions, GPS coordinates, historical information, land ownership restrictions, full-color photos, and geological background. Features include: Full-color images GPS coordinates Geology basics Tools of the trade for every level of collector Rules and regulations Polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Gold Panning in Colorado

Author: Peter J. Callinicos

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Category: Colorado

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Gold Panning and Placering in Colorado

Author: Ben Hutchinson Parker

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Category: Gold mines and mining

Page: 83

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Gold Panning Placering in Colorado

A renowned gold geologist shows how and where to pan gold in Colorado and shares colorful stories and myths along with several tantalizing leads to undiscovered lodes. District maps and photos.

Author: Ben H. Parker, Jr.

Publisher: Gem Guides Book Company

ISBN: 9781884216237

Category: Gold mines and mining

Page: 83

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A renowned gold geologist shows how and where to pan gold in Colorado and shares colorful stories and myths along with several tantalizing leads to undiscovered lodes. District maps and photos.

The Colorado Magazine

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Category: Anthropology

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Colorado Cabins Lodges Country B Bs

In the heart of the historic Idaho Spring Mining District , The Phoenix Mine is
operated by the oldest continuous gold mining family in Colorado . Authentic
miners teach gold panning by a beautiful mountain stream , anything you find you
can ...

Author: Hilton Fitt-Peaster

Publisher: Rocky Mountain Vacation Pub

ISBN: 9781883087050

Category: Travel

Page: 288

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Colorado Gold

I didn ' t think a miner would waste his time messing up this trickle of water with
his gold panning . It ' s so steep even a mule couldn ' t cross that stream without
washing downhill . What would you do if you did find gold up here ? ” “ Well , I ' d
 ...

Author: Marian Wells

Publisher: Bethany House Pub

ISBN: 9780871239662

Category: Fiction

Page: 335

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Preacher's daughter Amy Randolph finds her beliefs and values challenged when her father moves them from the comfort and familiarity of their home in the East, to a Colorado mining town in the midst of the Gold Rush.

Colorful Colorado

GOLD PANNING The arduous task of panning gold was practiced by all the early
prospectors to test the streams or recover the gold that they were looking for . As
they sloshed gravel around with water , the light material would be jostled out .

Author: Caroline Bancroft

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Category: Colorado

Page: 110

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A Summary of Mineral Industry Activities in Colorado

Colorado. Bureau of Mines. Name of Property Location Product Kind of Property
Operator ' s Name and Address GILPIN ... Vic ' s Gold Panning , Box 146 , Black
Hawk . . . Gold , Tourist . . . Placer Diamond Lil ( Vanderbilt ) . . . . . . Central City .

Author: Colorado. Bureau of Mines

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Colorado Gold Fields 1858 1870

The miner dug down to " bedrock , and shoveled the sand and gravel into a pan ,
diluting the mixture with water . 152 The pan was shaken , the heavy gold settled
to the bottom , and was gathered when the lighter sand and gravel were poured ...

Author: Ralph Waldo Haskins

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Category: Colorado

Page: 304

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Colorado a History of the Centennial State

Vacationers try gold panning and pronounce Colorado a humbug or an El
Dorado , according to their luck . Many return home with souvenirs – - a cowboy
hat , a lump of ore - and become instant boosters of the wonders of the Great
West .

Author: Carl Abbott

Publisher: University Press of Colorado

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Category: Colorado

Page: 394

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Colorado Vacations

rich overnight simply by picking up pure gold nuggets at the foot of a crumbling
mountain slope or by panning “ dust ” from a stream bed , he'll go on searching .
He'll go on stampeding pell - mell to whatever spot someone else has found , no
 ...

Author: Kent Ruth

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Category: Colorado

Page: 258

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Publications

Includes map of principle strategic mineral occurrences in Colorado . 70 pages . I
figure . 19 tables . I plate ( 1 : 1,000,000 ) . 1984 $ 5.00 IS - 33 Gold Panning and
Placering In Colorado : How and Where Geologic Map of the Durango West ...

Author: Colorado Geological Survey

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Category: Geology

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Colorado Off the Beaten Path

Some of Colorado's earliest gold strikes took place here in 1859 . ... the Phoenix
Gold Mine, located at the west end of Idaho Springs, anyone can try his hand at
what brought thousands of men to Colorado back in the 1800s . . . gold panning!

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ISBN: 0762756187

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The Literary Digest

There May Be Gold in “ Them Hills ” THE pot of gold at the end of the rain - torial
pote sent out by United Press tells us I ... you want a BETTER APPETITE ? asks
this Famous Doctor Acme Ladies ' Day in a Colorado Gold - Panning Academy ...

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The Gilpin Gold Tram Colorado s Unique Narrow gauge

The next point of discovery was on what is now Clear Creek , due west of the
present city of Golden , Colorado . In April , 1859 , John H . Greg and a
companion started upstream , panning for gold . At the fork of the creek they took
the north ...

Author: Mallory Hope Ferrell

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Category: Mine railroads

Page: 112

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Rocky Mountain Directory and Colorado Gazetteer for 1871

Phelps ' Automatic Gold Pan This simple and valuable invention supplies a long
felt want , and will be endorsed at once by practical men as an INVALUABLE
IMPROVEMENT on the present method of panning out by hand . Any person can
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Category: Colorado

Page: 442

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A Summary of Mineral Industry Activity in Colorado

The several tourist mines in operation throughout the summer were the Bobtail
Mine , Diamond Lil , Lost Gold Mine and Vic's Gold Panning . The Chain O '
Mines and the Perseverance operated briefly . The Golden Cycle , Lode Star and
Smith ...

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Category: Mines and mineral resources

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Gold Panning in New Mexico

For more information write to the USGS , Box 25046 , Denver , Colorado 80225
or call the USGS map division ( 1800 - USA - MAPS ) . Ask for a pamphlet
describing topographic maps and explaining the symbols , and a state - by - state
index .

Author: Robert O. Wilson

Publisher: Filter PressLlc

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Category: Gold mines and mining

Page: 62

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