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I hope your yesterday was pleasant, and as far as parks go ....

April 05, 2021 03:02AM avatar
I seriously doubt I'll find a 'virgin' park, but I do hope to stumble across one or two that have been ignored or a long while. A lot of people got involved in this great sport during the early Coin Hunting craze of the late '60's and on through the '80s, and with the biggest detector manufacturer around, Garrett Electronics aka Garrett Metal Detectors, located only 2½ hours away, I know for a fact that most of these Texas towns, dinky to large, and a good supply of hobbyists hard at work to clean them out.

I'll keep looking for any and all parks and common-use areas, but I've already started my research on older-use locations. I am seeing a lot of hope for so many vacant house-sites in older neighborhoods and just need to track down ownership and acquire permission. That's part of the fun.


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I'm 'jumping' at the chance, and 'hoppy' to go detecting today.

Monte 261 April 04, 2021 06:55AM

My end-of-day report.

Monte 195 April 05, 2021 02:50AM

Re: hoppy detectingsmiling smiley

Sodbuster 137 April 04, 2021 01:29PM

I hope your yesterday was pleasant, and as far as parks go ....

Monte 211 April 05, 2021 03:02AM

Re: I'm 'jumping' at the chance, and 'hoppy' to go detecting today.

Timbertodd 124 April 04, 2021 01:05PM

A beautiful weather day, cheap gas, and eyed a few places ...

Monte 127 April 05, 2021 03:08AM

'hoppy' to go detecting today.

UtahRich 291 April 04, 2021 11:22AM

Yes, 'Neighborhood Explorations' is a fun-factor, to be sure. N/T

Monte 142 April 05, 2021 03:10AM

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