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Hoping all the lost coins under shady trees haven't been found.thinking

July 16, 2020 07:24AM avatar
That's because I just can't handle heat or cold extremes like I used to. Miss those days of being younger and healthier, and temps for the next 1 to 4 weeks will mainly be sunny and hot with highs in the 96° to 105° range fro several forecasts. The only option other than stay at home and enjoy the AC, is to head for the shade. Not as much around the high desert plateau region as I took advantage of when I lived in greener NW Oregon, but I'm going to do my best to find some shady areas to do some detecting.

And Yes, UtahRich, there is always water hunting to stay cooler, but this aqua-phobic didn't come with gills and the best I might do is some Beach Hunting where it is a firmer rock or gravel base and not soft sand. And .... only very early or late unless there's also shade. Not many tress along most detectable beaches. So I'll leave most water-hunting to folks like you.

I will be careful, however, and just in case I trip and fall (known to happen) or lose my grip and drop my detector (and that's also happened a couple of times now) I'll do my Beach Hunting using my waterproof Nokta / Makro Simplex +.

It's been over three decades since I regularly Coin Hunted a lot of parks and other places and did a lot of searching and finding under trees. Now I need to find a site with an older tree (to find older lost coins) or two that might have been ignored and didn't see much detecting.

Summertime .... still need to try and have some fun.cool smiley

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Hoping all the lost coins under shady trees haven't been found.thinking

Monte 122 July 16, 2020 07:24AM

8-1 AM .. Late start .. Shady, partly overcast, 77°.

Monte 69 August 01, 2020 11:02AM

Trees worked Wednesday morning were few in number.

Monte 72 July 30, 2020 05:39AM

Re: shady tree coin recovery

Sodbuster 80 July 19, 2020 10:57AM

Coin positions when encountering a good root structure. confused smiley

Monte 86 July 19, 2020 12:29PM

Finding your Roots -

UtahRich 80 July 20, 2020 02:09PM

Re: Finding your Roots -

D&P-OR 78 July 20, 2020 03:11PM

Roots - Roots - Roots

UtahRich 76 July 20, 2020 04:04PM

Correct ... physical challenges, like tree roots, turn many away from target recovery. N/T

Monte 65 July 21, 2020 05:50AM

Re: Hoping all the lost coins under shady trees haven't been found.thinking

D&P-OR 93 July 16, 2020 09:47AM

Maybe around here close which is why I'll pop over to Idaho.

Monte 88 July 18, 2020 05:51AM

Re: Maybe around here close which is why I'll pop over to Idaho.

D&P-OR 87 July 18, 2020 09:56AM

We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

Monte 100 July 18, 2020 10:41AM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

jmaryt 91 July 18, 2020 04:26PM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

NWCindy 84 July 19, 2020 03:44PM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

Sodbuster 85 July 19, 2020 11:06AM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

jmaryt 82 July 19, 2020 09:03PM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

WM6 79 July 19, 2020 04:40PM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

Timbertodd 84 July 18, 2020 01:36PM



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