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  1. Searching pennies, mighta have an error?

    was searching coins. Not sure how to judge whether or not it’s an error or anything.
  2. Found this cool rock

    Found this rock in the river while camping. Was just wondering if anyone could help identify?
  3. Nickel found while metal detecting

    Found this nickel on a pkayground trying out my first metal detector. (Outside my yard) Anything of value of just a nickel?
  4. What is it?

    Found this today. Cant find info. Please help. What is it and whats it made of?
  5. Help with a guestimation?

    Took this to a coin gallery to get evaluated( found soon that wasnt a great idea.) As soon as i walked in the guy who was so eager to help. I assume he was the owner as everyone else just looked at him and went back to work. Came over and asked what i needed. I told him i needed to know about...
  6. Goldbox Rocker box?

    Recently received a goldbox rockerbox from a friend. Havent done anything more than panning at a tourist site before. Is it good? How to use? Where? Any info for a beginner would be great. Thanks
  7. Wow!

    1 Day. A day of sapphire hunting as a gift from the wife. This is what i got. From the Blue Jewel Mine in my beautiful home of Montana.
  8. Wildfires and minerals

    Question. Do wildfires affect mineral deposits? If so, how?
  9. Help identifying please?

    A friend gave me these rock pieces. Said he didnt know what they were. But that they were cool with little pockets of crystals. I told him maybe little quartz geodes? Maybe something else. And the outside rock i also have no idea. So any help identifying this for us would be awsome. Found in the...
  10. Was wondering if you could identify?

    Found in a walking trail in the mountains of montana. Only rock that looked like it. Picked it up dropped it to break and this was in the middle. And has greyish blu crystals that readily fall out. Any help identifying would be appreciated. Thanks a ton.
  11. What is this?

    Found a rock on the trail that looked different. Dropped it on another and this was in the middle.
  12. ✅ SOLVED Mica and?

    Found on the norris mt end of the madison river. Along the cliff between two huge chunks of granite.
  13. What is this?

    Curiouse as to what thus may be. Found while sapphire hunting. Has a light to dark blue powdery outside when dry or wet. Crystaline structure when looked at close. Some of the pieces are pocketed with round holes some are not.
  14. ✅ SOLVED What is this?

    Pocketed like crazy. Meteorite? Metal ore of some sort? Little heavier than any other rock its size. Feels like a rock looks like melted metal with air pockets. Any ideas?
  15. What!!! Im new at this and this is awsome!!!

    Ok. This sounds braggy. But this is my score for today. I found a King George iii silver schiling fron 1819 onve but this may beat it.
  16. ✅ SOLVED Could it be?

    Was just panning to get a little better and to my surprise i found these. Are they sapphire or just a cool other kind of gem?
  17. ✅ SOLVED Garnet hunting granite creek

    Was sifting fot garnets and as a was chuckin larger rocks to the side i found this. Appeara to be quartz underneath. But on top is what i am wonering about. Is it mica? Or something else?
  18. What is this?

    What is this?
  19. What is this?

    Found while searching for cool rocks. New at this. Had a question answered yesterday. So figured id ask again. What this may be. Bout the size of a dime. Found in the yellowstone river. Was there looking for agates and possible sapphire? Again i dont really know much about rocks. But am curiouse...
  20. What is this?

    Found in the yellowstone river near columbus mt.