Exploring An Old Civil War, Abandoned Gold Mine – Nelson, Nevada

My son and I like to explore old gold mines outside Nelson, Nevada. This area was mined from 1859 until 1945. Deserters from the Civil War even worked these mines. Don’t bring small children or your pets out here — it is extremely dangerous. Use common sense, a good flashlight, … Continue reading

Role ate NELSON, NV (GHOST TOWN) – Techatticup Mining Camp – part 4

Camera: – GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition Moto : YAMAHA VSTAR 650 CA CLASSIC XVS650A 1999 Video Rating: / 5 This is a beautiful collection of small crystalline gold specimens. These spectacular pieces were all found by a prospector using a metal detector at Rye Patch, Nevada. For those who don’t … Continue reading