Midwest Diggers News — Treasure Hunting

Silver Monday! - A great day to start the first day of Spring!

Posted by Nathan Schwenke on

We got access to some awesome permissions on a old farmstead and another older part of town.  We did really well on the first day of spring for 2021, a great way to kick this virus stuff behind us!  Hopefully many more great hunts for this year!    

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Another bucket lister Barber Half Dollar and other goodies

Posted by Nathan Schwenke on

I finally found my first Barber Half Dollar and boy was she a pretty thing, it was about 7 inches down under a tree at one of our favorite places to detect.  Also found a few other coins and some neat artifacts, probably the last hunt of the season with winter around the corner.  You can watch the Awesome findings with us Here:  

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Fun Hunt on Oregon Trail brings Trimes and Half Dimes!

Posted by Nathan Schwenke on

I was lucky enough to get invited to hunt on the Oregon Trail at a location in Southeast Nebraska.  And boy was it fun, found lots of goodies and found one of my bucket lister items, a 1852 - 3 Cent Trime!  Some other's in the group found some great items as well, below are some pictures of the Hunt and here is a video of the great experience.  

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Early April Metal Detecting Hunt yields gold, silver and old Indians

Posted by Nathan Schwenke on

Early April Metal Detecting Hunt yields, gold, silver and old Indians!

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Having fun at a seeded hunt in Topeka Kansas

Posted by Nathan Schwenke on

Had a blast at a seeded hunt put on near Topeka Kansas by the Topeka Treasure Hunters Club.  This hunt is put on every year around the end of may and has about 100 people going for treasure, Nate the Digger didn't do to bad with a real nice 105 coin haul that included over 50 silver coins!  Can't wait until next year!

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