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Backhoe Push Digs Bring Back the True Nature of Gold Fever.

Backhoe Push Digs Bring Back the True Nature of Gold Fever.

 “What we know is, you will run material, process your cleanups and keep all the gold you recover!” says Dominic Ricci, Executive Director of LDMA. “We hosted the first one at Stanton Camp and it got out what people were recovering (gold), and then the next two Push Digs sold out!”

Anne Gets Her Dig On

“Woo-hoo . . . woo-hoo!”

 That was the reaction when Anne (from GPAA Membership Services) was asked if she wanted to participate in the Digger’s Dirt Party hosted at LDMA Vein Mountain Camp this past October.

 “YES! Yes, I want to go to the Dirt Party!” was her answer when queried if she wanted to go experience what other participants experience.

North Carolina Gold Belt is where Lost Dutchman's Vein Mountain Camp is waiting for you.
Gold Bonding with My Boys

Gold Bonding with My Boys

If you like dredging for gold, there’s nothing like getting in the water and working an area down to the bedrock. Hoping that gold is resting peacefully there for you to suck up. It’s always an adventure, and you never know what you will find.

Tributaries Transfer Wealth

Gold tends to replenish itself to a degree. This is one of the reasons why. These tributaries carry gold from high up in the mountains down to our rivers. We’ve all heard the term “flood gold”. Well, here it is in action . . . . one mile upstream from the LDMA Scott River Camp.
Tributaries Transfer Wealth
Uncovering the Disorders of a Prospector

Uncovering the Disorders of a Prospector

Yes, we all say, when I have time one weekend, I’m going to run the buckets and get my gold. I know it’s in them. Or better yet, “When winter comes, and I can’t go prospecting, I’ll do all my cleanups. It will give me something to do.”