Back at the Blue Chip mine finding gold while doing some soil sampling around the surface exposures of the Quartz seams. Seeing what gold mother nature has weathered out and left sitting on the surface. We used the gold cube and the gold cube trommel to process the surface soils.
This video is produced by Dan Hurd, Prospector, Miner, Teacher and YouTuber, as part of his YouTube channel based on educational videos about gold mining, gold panning, prospecting, rock hounding, and mineral collecting. It is amazing how much gold you can find left in an old gold mine. There is some pretty high grade gold left in old gold mines. We managed to recover some of the free milled gold. Gold weathered out of the original high grade gold ore. Gold in mine dump.