Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest: A Guide to the Area's Best Sites for Gold (Paperback)

Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest: A Guide to the Area's Best Sites for Gold By Garret Romaine Cover Image
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Gold Panning the Pacific Northwest is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in the pacific northwest region. Fully revised and updated, this guide contains accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. 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

About the Author

Garret Romaine is an avid gold prospector, rockhound, and fossil collector with years of experience in the field. He is a long-time writer for Gold Prospectors magazine, and is the author of The Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook, Rocks, Gems and Minerals of the Southwest, Rocks, Gems, and Minerals of the Rocky Mountains, and Rockhounding Idaho, all from FalconGuides, as well as Gem Trails of Washington and Gem Trails of Oregon. Garret is a member of the Board of Directors of the Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals in Hillsboro, Oregon.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781493064434
ISBN-10: 1493064436
Publisher: Falcon Press Publishing
Publication Date: November 1st, 2023
Pages: 280
Language: English
Series: Gold Panning