Lost Treasure In Az

TREASURE: Crude gold ingots marked with a Christian cross and 27 leather sacks of gold ore. SYNOPSIS: Contemporary author WC Jameson describes his band's attempt at recovery of the treasure deep in the Datil mountains. The cave is full of a mysterious, sickening dust, and recovery of the entire cache becomes untenable. Espejo's Lost Silver Mine

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Arizona Gold Prospecting and Lost Mine Hunting. Prospecting for gold,gems and hunting for lost spanish gold mines in Arizona. Sycamore canyon's lost padre mine, lost village of coconino, Geronimo's lost mine, lost mine with iron door and native amarican ruins.

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Since 1859, Arizona has produced nearly 15 million ounces of gold, making it the eighth lagest producer in the nation. Treasure tales, such as the Lost Durchman, add to the allure for treasure seekers. Zoom in on the map and click on an icon for detailed information. Note: Some sites listed below may have prohibitions against prospecting.

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Jul 07, 2015· There are no less than 21 lost treasures of cash and gold waiting to be found in the Prescott area in Yavapai County. These could be categorized by four motives: treasure buried by miners for safe keeping; gold reburied by the Indians to keep it away from the whites; the ill-gotten gain of thieves; and those who did not trust banks.

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Arizona Lost Treasure Sites. Fort Verde - This abandoned military site is a few miles east of I-17 near Camp Verde in Yapavai County. In the 1870’s General George Crook and his cavalry were based here. San Xavier del Bac Mission - Located nine miles south of Tucson on Mission Road. This Mission was built by the Jesuits in 1692.

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Books such as Hinton's Handbook of Arizona, along with a variety of ghost town publications and treasure Internet sites also perpetuate the legends of lost treasure. Arizona has a history of ...

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Guide to Treasure in Arizona. Buried Treasures You Can Find. The Lost Dutchman Mine of Jacob Waltz Part 1. The Lost Dutchman Mine of Jacob Waltz Part 2. Treasure Secrets of the Lost Dutchman. Dig Here! Lost Dutchman Mine Discoveries. Lost Mines & Buried Treasures along the Old Frontier. Lost Mines of the Great Southwest

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Pima County, Arizona. Lost Treasures Click Here. For These and . More Great Books. Know of good Lost Treasure Stories for this County? Email them to us and you and your club will receive full credit! Search for in . The La Esmerelda Mine, worked by Papago Indians under the direction of Spanish Padres, is the resting place of the fabulous ...

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Do a search for the Iron Door Mine on Google and you'll find that a lot of people feel this mine was located (but never found) in the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona. This story has been promoted by a person name Flint Carter who owns mineral rights in that area for 200 acres. Which is now for sale for 120 million dollars!

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Arizona is loaded with more lost mines and quartz outcroppings full of gold than almost any other state. Here’s a couple of Arizona treasure stories to wet your whistle, starting with Gila County, AZ. This is about a mine known as the “Lost Soldier Mine”. There was a soldier named Sanders who was stationed at Fort Apache in 1872.

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Jul 18, 2018· Get-rich-quick schemes are as American as the Fourth of July. Long before Who Wants to Be a Millionaire and grifter-socialite Anna Delvey, we had the Gold Rush — and even today, plenty of Americans are still fixated on an either long-lost or fictional gold mine in Arizona's Superstition Mountains. For more than a century, adventurous souls have sought the Lost Dutchman Mine, and …

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First let's give credit to Vince Breit the Historian in Wellton for suppling the information for this lost gold story. Now one of the reasons we were so interested in this story is because it is not common knowledge, unlike other more popular lost gold stories. These are the ones that should interest you.

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Treasure Hunting In Arizona Grand Canyon, Arizona. Arizona has more lost treasure tales than any other state in the nation. Between Coronado’s expeditions to the Wild West days and tales of outlaw loot, the stories of hidden treasures can astound you and keep you busy searching for years to come.

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Dec 08, 2014· For the last 150 years, people have risked their lives to go in search of Arizona’s lost gold, silver and other buried treasures. As recent as January 2011, the Arizona Republic reported more remains found in the Superstition Mountains, suspected to be three Utah friends who disappeared the previous July while searching for the riches…

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More Arizona Treasures Waiting To Be Found . Stagecoach robbery. ... Also See: Cochise, Arizona Train Robbery. Lost Soldier Mine – In the early 1870’s soldiers from Fort Tucson ran into a waterhole filled with gold nuggets while tracking a band of renegade Apache. Though the soldiers wanted to stay and explore further, their commanding ...

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Jun 28, 2015· A Treasure Room Near Tucson, Arizona. by Digin4it » Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:47 pm . ... Little Mountain is also loaded down with one huge treasure room, although the Central Arizona Project bored a tunnel under this Mountain a few years back, and has since looted this room.

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The Lost Dutchman's is perhaps the most famous lost mine in American history. Arizona place-name expert Byrd Granger wrote, as of 1977, the Lost Dutchman's story had been printed or cited at least six times more often than two other fairly well-known tales, the story of Captain Kidd's lost treasure, and the story of the Lost Pegleg mine in ...

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Dec 29, 2009· Most folks believe all the lost Spanish treasures lie south of the Gila, but at least one is lost somewhere in the arroyos around central Arizona’s Sycamore Canyon. Excerpt from In Old Arizona by Marshall Trimble, the state’s official historian.

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In Arizona's Lost Dutchman State Park, you'll find camping, hiking, horseback riding, and stargazing, but all of that seems a lot less exciting when you consider that one of the biggest stockpiles of treasure is hidden in the park's Superstition Mountains (seriously, what an appropriate name).

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Most People Don’t Know These 10 Treasures Are Hiding In Arizona. Growing up in Arizona, I think at some point we all heard about the famed Lost Dutchman’s Goldmine. The stories and potential fortunes just waiting to be discovered are enticing, as well as the hope for an easier life.

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Aug 27, 2016· Arizona has the largest concentration of lost treasures in the USA, so when Nash and George go out to gather supplies for primitive fire making and spot some caves across a canyon there's no ...

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Man says he's found treasure, will let it sit hidden in desert ... a virtual recluse since news broke this week on two Salt Lake television stations that he allegedly stumbled across a lost ...

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The Fort Huachuca Treasure - Somewhere in the Huachuca Canyon, on the Fort Huachuca Military Reservation, is a reported treasure worth more than $60 million. The treasure consists of hundreds of gold bars weighing 50 pounds each. Apparently, a Mexican bandit, Juan Estrada, buried the treasure somewhere between Bisbee and Nogales.

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Jun 07, 2013· Not all of Arizona’s lost treasures are mines. Somewhere near Happy Jack, a small lumber town between Flagstaff and Clints Well, lies a quarter million dollars in gold coin taken during a stage robbery. Back in 1879 a stagecoach carrying a secret shipment of gold from Santa Fe to Prescott, was waylaid at the old stage station at Pine Springs.

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Famous stories abound in Arizona regarding lost mines and treasure discovered by men who were hesitant to elaborate on their whereabouts. Since the 1540 Coronado Expedition involving Fray Marcos ...

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Two of the most famous lost mines are the Lost Dutchman Mine of Arizona and Pegleg Smith's Mine of Southern California. To this day, both lost mines are actively sought after by old time prospectors and treasure hunters. Pegleg's Lost Mine - video Riding on Gold - Pegleg Smith

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Most people know that Arizona was a treasure trove of silver, ores, and gold just waiting to be found by the right lucky prospector, but it turns out, those weren’t the only options. Prospector Adolph Cannon, exploring Arizona in the twentieth century, was after a treasure of a different kind. ... #5 Lost …

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The Arizona Treasure Hunter. 13,456 likes · 1,820 talking about this. Helpful information and tips on learning and understanding the subject of Treasure...

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Apr 21, 2018· The Lost Dutchman Mine - Cave of Skulls, The Arizona Treasure Hunter Cody Drake shares with us how he found the cave of skulls, what happened there ,and how it became known as that. Cody also ...

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Aug 20, 2012· It has been estimated, by knowledgeable people, that there is enough information in Arizona concerning what we call treasure and ghost towns to fill half-a-dozen books. Arizona also had more than its share of blood and thunder daysthe stuff of which treasure legends are born. Hostile Indians raided its ranches and mining camps, carrying away…

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