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At Bigfoot Mining Co., we are committed to ethical and sustainable practices. Our minerals are responsibly sourced, ensuring minimal environmental impact and supporting local communities. With every purchase, you become a part of our mission to preserve the beauty of nature for generations to come.

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ICMJ's Mining Journal-Volume 92, Number 10 (June 2023)


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1. Unleash Your Inner Explorer: Experience the thrill of hunting for gold nuggets and precious metals. Our expert team will guide you through the intricacies of metal detecting and provide valuable insights into gold mining techniques, ensuring you make the most of your time in the field.


2. Spectacular Central California Location: Nestled amidst the breathtaking beauty of California's Gold Country, our mining claims offer the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable adventure. With rich history dating back to the Gold Rush era, you'll immerse yourself in a world where legends were born and fortunes were made.


3. State-of-the-Art Equipment: At Bigfoot Mining Co, we understand the importance of having the right tools for the job. That's why we provide top-of-the-line metal detectors, gold pans, sluice boxes, and more. Our equipment is meticulously maintained and regularly updated, ensuring you have everything you need to strike it big.


4. Expert Guidance and Training: Our team of experienced prospectors is dedicated to your success. From beginners to seasoned enthusiasts, we offer comprehensive training sessions and personalized guidance tailored to your skill level. Learn the art of metal detecting, master the techniques of gold panning, and uncover hidden treasures with confidence.


5. Family-Friendly Experience: At Bigfoot Mining Co, we believe that treasure hunting is a journey best shared with loved ones. Bring your family and friends along for an unforgettable experience. Bond over the excitement of discovery and create memories that will last a lifetime.


6. Community and Camaraderie: Join a vibrant community of fellow adventurers who share your passion for gold mining and metal detecting. Share stories, tips, and advice with like-minded individuals. At Bigfoot Mining Co, we foster a sense of camaraderie and ensure that your experience goes beyond finding gold—it becomes a lifelong connection.


7. Environmental Stewardship: We take pride in responsible mining practices. Bigfoot Mining Co is committed to preserving the natural beauty of the land we explore. Our team adheres to strict guidelines to minimize our impact on the environment, ensuring a sustainable future for generations to come.


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Don't let the thrill of discovering hidden treasures remain a mere dream. Join us at Bigfoot Mining Co and embark on an adventure like no other. Whether you're a seasoned prospector or a curious beginner, our experienced team, breathtaking location, and state-of-the-art equipment will set you on a path to success. Unleash your inner explorer and strike gold with Bigfoot Mining Co.


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P.O. BOX 143

Oakhurst, CA 93644

(559) 580-1933

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