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Fee Mining and Rockhounding Adventures in the West

By James Martin Monaco & Jeannette Hathaway Monaco 1889786187

This unique guide directs you to over 94 collecting locations plus 150 museums, caves, points of interest, fairs and festivals throughout the western states. Digging locations are varied and include fee mines, gold prospecting areas, sites to hunt rocks, minerals and fossils, and collecting adventure tours.

$ 15.95 | Add to cart

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Gold Prospectors Handbook

By Jack Black 935182322

This book includes how to pan gold, prospect streams, gold in lode, retorts, geology, sampling techniques, tools and how to use them, sluices, portable dredges, glossary, and other valuable minerals.

$ 10.95 | Add to cart

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GPS Guide to Western Gem Trails

By David A. Kelty 89786353

Compasses have been the standard for locating collecting sites for decades, but there is an alternative way to find your destination- The GPS Guide to Western Gem Trails. Compiled by a veteran rockhound, this handy supplemental GPS guide directs you to the best collecting sites found in the Gem Trails books series as well as other popular rockhounding guides. 232pp, 2007

$ 17.95 | Add to cart

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Map: Sanders AZ - Surface Management Map

By BLM 100SANDERS

BLM shows roads, and topographic detail. Much of the map shows Navajo Indian Reservation. Differentiates between public and private land, and also among the various agencies who manage the public lands. Visit the Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert Visitor Center. Picnicking, hiking, scenic driving, and photography in the area. Use the map for the northern section of AZ Hunting Unit 2A. Scale 1:100,000. 2002

$ 7.99 | Add to cart

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Peterson's First Guide to Rocks & Minerals

By Frederick H. Pough 395935431

Written and designed for the beginner, this book describes and illustrates the most common and interesting rocks and minerals, from simple sandstone to exotic gems. Illustrated with dozens of beautiful color photographs, it tells how these rocks and minerals formed and how to identify them--and includes tips on collecting.

$ 7.95 | Add to cart

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Pocket Naturalist: Geology

By James Kavanaugh 1583550755

A light and easy guide to the most common rocks, fossils, gemstones and other minerals - and usual ways to appreciate `em - like rockhounding. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2012, fold-out guide

$ 6.95 | Add to cart

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Weekend Gold Miner

By A.H. Ryan, Ph.D. 935182462

$ 5.95 | Add to cart

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Roadside Geology Of Arizona

By Halka Chronic 0878421475

Learn the fascinating story of Arizona`s geological past as you travel over the Colorado Plateau, down the Mogollon Rim, up into the sky islands, and across the Colorado River lowlands. Clearly written for the layman. 1983.

$ 20.00 | Add to cart

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