browser icon
You are using an insecure version of your web browser. Please update your browser!
Using an outdated browser makes your computer unsafe. For a safer, faster, more enjoyable user experience, please update your browser today or try a newer browser.


This Metal Detecting Club In Alaska Loves To Unearth History!

The Mat-Su Dirtfishers Association in Alaska loves to see what pieces of history lay under their feet. Their club has over 170 members, as Frontiersman News points out. Doug Cruthers, President of the Mat-Su Dirtfishers Association, explains in the article, both the ins and outs of metal detecting. According to Cruthers, the club is made up … Continue reading »

Categories: Exploring, Groups, History, new, News, Perspective | 1 Comment

Sunshine Shootout Pictures Continued!

It sure was a gorgeous day to be out metal detecting! Saturday, we really enjoyed seeing such happy, eager detectorists wanting to get out and find what’s below! It’s even better for a chance to win something cool! Look at all those machines!        

Categories: Environment, Events, Exploring, Groups | Leave a comment

Digging Up History With Metal Detectors

This is a metal detecting article worth mentioning. The North Pittsburgh Past Finders find engagement rings, old coins, Civil War artifacts, and trash-lots and lots of trash. This group enjoys finding relics of the past with metal detectors. Tony Klauscher, president of the organization said the 60 members enjoy searching for items in all sorts … Continue reading »

Categories: Blogs, Good Deeds, Groups, News | 3 Comments

Metal Detectorist find stolen jewelry in Asheville, NC

These are the kind of events that makes Metal Detecting a truly honorable hobby. Black Mountain, Asheville, NC — A group of metal-detecting enthusiasts helped police find some stolen jewelry last week. The jewelry was stolen in a string of home break-ins last month. Five town residents were arrested in the case. The Police Department … Continue reading »

Categories: Finds, Good Deeds, Groups, News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Modern Day Treasure Hunters Group –

Hey folks, Check out this new group I created: Modern Day Treasure Hunters Group on I put it together early this morning and Rob over at DumpDiggers is my first member. Here’s the link: Modern Day Treasure Hunters Group. About the group: “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure! Modern-day pirates, thrift-shop junkies, estate-sale … Continue reading »

Categories: Blogs, Groups, Links | 44 Comments

7 Easy Steps to Starting a Metal Detecting Club

Are you an avid metal detector enthusiast? Do you have friends that are also interested in metal detecting or treasure hunting? Why not start a club? Here are 7 very easy steps to starting your very own metal detecting club: Talk to Your FriendsTry to get everyone you know that enjoys treasure hunting onto the … Continue reading »

Categories: Groups | 6 Comments