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The Geology of Gold
A collection of articles on the geology, mining, prospecting and history of gold.
Uses of Gold
Uses of Gold The unique properties of gold make it ideally suited for many industrial uses.
Gold Prospecting - Some history, geography and geology of gold prospecting by USGS.
Geology Tools - Hammers, field bags, hand lenses, maps, hardness picks, gold pans.
What is Gold?
What is Gold? A summary of the physical properties, occurrence and uses of gold.
Most Important Tool
The most important gold prospecting tool Is not a gold pan.
Gold A history of gold uses, mining and prospecting over thousands of years.
Waterproof Paper - Don't take chances with your field notes and maps. Use waterproof paper.
Videos: Panning Gold
How to Pan for Gold Learn about panning by watching four experienced panners.
Gold Panning Kits
Gold Pans and Panning Kits - classifiers, snuffer bottles. Learn how to pan for gold!
Gold Books Fifty books that will help you find gold. For beginning and experienced prospectors.
Fee Mining Sites are mines that you can enter, pay a fee, and keep anything that you find.