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Colorado gold rush

NuggetThe Colorado gold rush A.K.A the Pikes Peak gold rush was one of the largest ones in US history. Tens of thousands of miners flooded the area looking for quick money. This massive immigration led to the creation of many cities and the state of Colorado, which was a part of Kansas and Nebraska.

Many of the founded cities during the gold rush became ghost towns but some of them remained like Denver. This is due to many reasons. The quantity of the easy-to-reach gold decreased drastically. Moreover, gold was discovered in California. read more

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Best metal detector for archery – how to find lost arrows

One of the common issues that archers face is losing their arrows. You aim at a target, you shoot an arrow, you miss (I’m sure it’s not your fault, just a bow malfunction…) then the arrow is lost inside the grass.

You go where it fell trying to recover it. But it is lost inside the grass. Loosing many arrows is expensive. So you need an easy and quick solution to find them, which is a metal detector. read more

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Best metal detector for pipes

You want to start a project in your yard, you’re afraid that you may damage a pipe or an utility line while digging. This is why you’re looking for a detector to find where they are. Congrats, you’ve landed on the right website.

Best metal detector for pipes

To make the long story short, the best metal detectors for pipes are too expensive and they’re for pros (like the RIDGID 19238 NaviTrack Scout Locator). read more

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Best metal detector for archaeology

The use of metal detectors in archeology is becoming more and more popular. It is a simple inexpensive tool that makes evaluating and excavating archeological sites way easier.

Best metal detector for archeology

There is an overwhelming number of detectors on the market. To make things easier, I’ll divide them into three categories. Each one of them is the best for a certain type of sites and a  certain level of accuracy. read more

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Headphones for metal detecting – what you need to know

In this article, I’ll try to answer some of the frequently asked question about headphones and metal detecting. If you have more questions, ask them in the comments down below.

Can any headphones work with a metal detector?

Many are wondering if they can use any headphones for metal detecting. And the answer is simply yes. You can use any headphones or smartphone earbuds with your metal detector. But you need a 1/8’ to 1/4’ adapter. read more

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Best metal detector for gold + helpful pro tips

NuggetGold can be found in two forms. It can be processed into jewelry or other stuff. Or it can be raw: nuggets or flakes.

The first type can be found with any standard metal detector. However, for nuggets prospecting, you need a specialized device.

In this article, I’ll talk about some of the best metal detectors for gold prospecting. Then, I’ll tell about what machines you need to find jewelry. read more

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Accessories for metal detecting – the Ultimate list

Accessories for metal detectingDid you buy a new metal detector? And now you’re looking for some accessories to take your metal detecting experience to the next level?


In this article, I listed 15 metal detecting accessories. Some of them are necessary. Others are optional.

If you think there’s an accessory that I forgot to mention, write it in the comments. read more

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Best Metal Detector: the Ultimate step-by-step buyer’s guide

Best metal detectorYou spent a lot of time watching YouTube videos of people unearthing precious finds.

You want to join them, but the only missing thing is the metal detector…

You are kind of confused between all the brands available in the market. And you’re wondering what is the best metal detector?

Congrats, you’ll find what you’re looking for in this article! And here is a list for the best ones out there: read more

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Best metal detectors for beginners – top 5 picks

Best metal detector for beginnersIn this post, I listed 5 of the best metal detectors for beginners. They’re good entry-level devices that will pay their cost in a reasonable amount of time.

You can use them to find jewelry, gold rings, watches, car keys, coins, survey pins, iron pipes…

They can find targets a few inches deep even under concrete. read more