03 Sep

New Nuggets! Major Mother Lode Found in Australia

Talk about striking it rich! An Australian prospector recently uncovered a 145-ounce gold nugget in Victoria, a stunning seaside state in South-East Australia that includes the world-famous city of Melbourne. In fact, this isn't the first solid nugget that the prospector, who is keeping his identity a secret, has uncovered. He found a tennis ball-sized nugget before returning to search for any more gold that might be near the initial treasure, and X certainly marked the spot! After using a metal detector, the prospector dug about a foot into the earth and uncovered this beauty!    After finding the nugget, the...

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27 May

Nothing But a Panning Party!

We were thrilled to see so many fans of all ages head to Big Bear Sports Center in Montana for some gold-seeking action! With a sweepstakes for a Dirt of the Month Club collectors box signed by Parker Schnabel and Pay Dirt from his GOLD RUSH mine in the Yukon, special demonstrations on panning methods and metal detecting, the event was a total hit for experienced panners and kids alike. Check out some of the panners in action:  KRTV.com | Great Falls, Montana Look like fun? You can have your very own pan-off! Simply order a few of our mini-kits...

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