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Posted: Tue May 21, 2019 11:31 pm
by lacy1066
Hello all, the wife and I are going to be out that way this summer and looking forward to doing a little river
sluicing. Wondering where would be a good place to start? Thank U for ur input

Re: sluicing

Posted: Wed May 22, 2019 12:45 am
by OregonJim
I asked the same question recently and Dave recommended I try the Sluice Box claim (K-13) just west of Seiad Valley. I'll be there around the end of the month for about a week. I have studied the claim as much as humanly possible with Google Earth and feel like I am familiar with every rock on the site.... except the Google Earth satellite photo was taken in July, 2015. Call me suspicious if you want, but I suspect someone has been moving some of those rocks since then. Anyway, I am going to check it out as soon as possible and will report back when the trip is done. I am sure there are many places where you can sluice. Hopefully more folks will offer advice. Good luck with your prospecting!