Victoria Lapidary and Mineral Society

Gold panning trip to Meades Creek (25th Sept, 2017)

 

Madeline panning
Madeline panning
Giles digging
Giles digging
laurel stone

As we arrived at the panning place, Gilles had to meet and calm the two Rhodesian ridgeback dogs before we could continue. The campers who belonged to the dogs mentioned that they had had a very interesting night with the transit of two elk and a black bear down the creek bed where we were panning. There was no sign of any wildlife the day we were there, so we were safe as we panned the gravel to find….. smaller gravel. Continue reading “Gold panning trip to Meades Creek (25th Sept, 2017)”