Dream hunt
Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree3Likes
  • 2 Post By XLV
  • 1 Post By XLV

Thread: Dream hunt

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #1
    XLV is offline
    Need MAX discrimination

    Jul 2016
    South East Asia
    435 times

    Dream hunt

    the following hunt is from my late grand father he called it his dream hunt.... i like to share this dream ....he kept telling me to fly into the ghost town of may creek before the summer season walk south to the old mine area at the mouth of rex creek ...follow the rex creek trail to the 1965 USGS trail up the side of Mount Holmes to the Rex creek glacier ...he told me at the end of the trail is where the last bore holes are a pile of stones ..that not far from where the glacier was in 1965 ...will i only wish i could go on this hunt but am to old now ...he told me to put his ashes under that rock pile and my shovel and equipment when i was done leave with trash and nuggets only.... he warned me of 2 things .. #1 he told me Rex creek becomes very dangerous when the sun over the glacier # 2 hands and pans only ....he told me around the glacier its virgin soil today ....well i hope this dream not forgotten now grand dad Holmes RIP
    travis.gore.79 and Gare like this.

  2. #2
    Charter Member
    Gare or Gary

    Dec 2012
    Canton Ohio Area
    1839 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Honorable Mentions (2)
    666: this sounds exciting. Might i ask what age you are ? what state or country is this May Creek is in > MerryChristmas also
    Only TWO things in the world that spook my horses THINGS THAT MOVE and THINGS THAT DON'T MOVE !!!

  3. #3
    XLV is offline
    Need MAX discrimination

    Jul 2016
    South East Asia
    435 times
    Gare ...May creek is the last gold rush town 1901 in the territory of Alaska as far as i know it became a ghost town in the year 2004... its where copper was found on the largest scale ever ... leading to the discovery of kenicott mine ....if i remember the stories correct when walter was a young man he went west looking for gold in this last gold rush in alaska he lived in may creek and was in charge of the mine there my grand dad told me that walter was the most liked because of his home made alcohol so both mining towns had alcohol when the rest of the country was dry .. i remember the nuggets were big as beavers story ....its a 6000 ft climb up Mount Holmes to the glacier am way to out of shape and to old for that ...grand dad thought a few hundred happy miners name that mountain after Walter but who knows ....so to any one that wants to make the climb up that creek in search of those muskrats nuggets that got away good luck
    A2coins likes this.

  4. #4
    Charter Member

    Dec 2015
    Ann Arbor
    Equinox 800
    42153 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Honorable Mentions (2)
    I can only dream
    Still Available Approved TreasureNet Sticker $2.00 for 11" X 3" Bumper Sticker ::. I have 34 left PM me if you would like to buy any Tommy.................... Put it on my Trans Am FREE SHIPPING Street Racing My Trans Am W/Tnet Stick



Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. a dream hunt in NC
    By csa-digger in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 81
    Last Post: May 23, 2010, 03:40 PM
  2. A Dream Hunt for Me!!!
    By Wallhangers in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 41
    Last Post: Apr 28, 2009, 12:40 PM
  3. Your Dream hunt
    By mlhudson in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: Jan 27, 2009, 08:44 AM
  4. Dream hunt...where would you go?
    By iammetalcore in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 31
    Last Post: Aug 24, 2007, 11:31 PM
  5. Dream hunt gone bad
    By aa battery in forum Today's Finds!
    Replies: 38
    Last Post: Jul 23, 2007, 10:04 AM
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0