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20 Rivers with Gold Where You Can Go Panning in North America
Alex

20 Rivers With Gold Where You Can Go Panning in North America (With Maps)

There are rivers with gold all over the country. Here’s a list of 20 where you can go pan some for yourself – with maps and videos for proof!

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Alex

‘Scr*w the beach! We should come here from now on’: Man Mines Deck of Shawn Pomrenke’s Myrtle Irene, Finds BIG Gold

Bryan Wilder of American Gold Prospectors takes “mining the miners” to the next level by mining dirt from deck of Pomrenke’s Myrtle Irene.

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Emily Riedel Alaska Gold Diver Dredge
Emily Riedel

Emily Riedel’s Guide to Building a Bering Sea Gold Diver Dredge

So you want to go to Nome and build a diver-operated suction dredge? Congratulations, you’re our kind of crazy. Here are the basics you need to pull hundreds of ounces of gold a year off the ocean floor.

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when is new season of bering sea gold
Alex

New Season of Bering Sea Gold! Premiere Date Announced!

The new season of Bering Sea Gold is airing on Discovery Channel on Tuesday, December 6th, 2022 at 8 p.m. ET/PT!

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New Zealanders Metal Detect Monster 3.98 ozt Gold Nugget
Alex

‘I never thought I’d find anything like this in my lifetime’ – Two New Zealanders metal detect MONSTER 3.98 ozt gold nugget

Two friends from New Zealand find “the nugget of a lifetime” in a creek on their claim. “I really have no words to explain this,” one says,” but this is the biggest piece of gold we have ever found.”

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Is gold paydirt worth it?
Alex

Is gold paydirt worth it? (5 reasons it is, 2 reasons it’s not)

After talking to hundreds of customers and testing different offers, I can confidently give you five reasons gold paydirt IS worth buying, and two reasons it is NOT.

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Klesh urban prospecting NYC Diamond District
Alex

‘That’s better than I’ve done pretty much anywhere else in the entire world, and I’ve been all over the place looking for gold’: Man finds 23 REAL diamonds and gold dust in NYC Diamond District sidewalks

The immigrants coming to Ellis Island once thought the streets of America were paved with gold. That’s true of one street: New York City’s Diamond District at the corner of 5th Ave and 47th St in Manhattan. Prospector Shane Klesh shows us just how rich the ground is there in a viral video.

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finding nuggets gold sniping underwater
Alex

Gold Sniping: How to Find Gold Nuggets Underwater

Instead of focusing on bigger machines moving more dirt, the gold sniper finds individual nuggets, like a marksman. Here’s how you can do it!

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PioneerPauly snipes two gold nuggets worth $450 in river
Alex

‘I was just about to get out and I just found another one! And it’s bigger!’: Man snipes two gold nuggets worth $450 in local river

In a viral video with over 10 million views, PioneerPauly is seen sniping two beautiful gold nuggets worth $450 after record flooding in the Sooke River. We talked to PioneerPauly about his great find.

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Alex

The Ultimate Gold Prospecting Guide – How to Find Gold Like a Pro

Want to know how to find gold? Our Ultimate Guide to Gold Prospecting will help you with how to find gold, what equipment you need and everything else to get you on your gold prospecting journey.

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Real Gold Paydirt from the Bering Sea
Monica

How to Find the Right Gold Paydirt for You

Real gold paydirt is a fun way to prospect at home! But watch out, because not all gold paydirt sold online is a good deal. Before you buy that bag, know what to expect.

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Where is Hank Schimschat Bering Sea Gold
Monica

What Happened to Hank Schimschat? Exclusive Interview!

Hank Schimschat was on Bering Sea Gold for 2 season before disappearing, In our exclusive interview he tells us what happened and what he’s been doing since.

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What happened to glen lebaron from bering sea gold
Monica

What Happened to Glen LeBaron and What is He Doing Now?

Glen LeBaron, self proclaimed, Best Gold Miner in Nome, disappeared from our screens in 2014. What happened to Glen Lebaron & his submersible dredge, The Dragon

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how they film underwater
Monica

How They Film the Underwater Footage on Bering Sea Gold

Executive Producer for Bering Sea Gold, Eric Lange share how they get all that amazing underwater footage we see on the show.

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Bering Sea Mega Dredge
Monica

EXCLUSIVE Shawn Pomrenke Reveals Plans for the Mega Dredge After Years of Silence!

Shawn Pomrenke tells us exactly what is happening with the Mega Dredge! Fans have been wondering and we’ve got the answer straight from Mr. Gold himself!

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Gold Show Jungle Gold
Monica

What is Jungle Gold? The Craziest Gold Mining Show Ever

Jungle Gold debuted on the Discovery channel in 2012. It was two short seasons of mining disasters, issues with locals, armed militias and wild accusations

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Bering Sea Gold Fathers
Monica

Fatherhood According to the Cast of Bering Sea Gold

We’re celebrating Father’s Day by taking a look at the Cast of Bering Sea Gold and how the fathers on the show stack up.

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Nome Gold Rush History
Monica

Claim Jumpers & Crooked Politicians – Nome Gold Rush History Pt 2

The Nome Gold Rush History, pt 2. A Corrupt Judge and Greedy Politicians try to steal the best claims in Nome, Alaska in the least known Nome conspiracy

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Nome Gold Rush History
Monica

The Beginning of the Nome Gold Rush (In Pictures)

The Nome Gold Rush lasted officially from 1898 until 1909. In the first part of this multiple part series we look at the beginning of the Nome Gold Rush.

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Bering Sea Gold 2022
Monica

Bering Sea Gold Season 15 Preview Part 2

We Breakdown the Bering Sea Gold Season 15 Preview that we didn’t cover in the Fight Edition! With more drama, special guests and a new dredge? Check it out!

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Zeke Tenhoff Engaged
Monica

Zeke Tenhoff is Engaged!

Congratulations to our Mad Scientist, Zeke Tenhoff as he made a major announcement on social media, he’s engaged!

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Steve Riedel Cold is Gold
Monica

Steve Riedel Was Right: Cold IS Gold

A new look at the now infamous moment when Bering Sea Gold Steve Riedel turned down the divers water temperature. Is Steve really a genius?

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Highbanking for gold
Monica

Gold Highbanking: An Ounce a Day Mining the Beaches of Nome

When the weather is too rough to dredge on the Bering Sea what’s a miner to do? Gold Highbanking on the beaches of Nome to help keep gold in their pockets.

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How to get a dredge ready to gold mine
Emily Riedel

The Most Important Part of Dredging You Never See on Bering Sea Gold: Pre-season

May is Gold Dredging Pre-Season. Find out what goes into getting a gold dredge ready for the summer, there is a lot to do before the dredge goes in the water.

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Bering Sea Gold New season preview
Monica

Bering Sea Gold Season 15 Preview – Fight Edition!

On The Dirt, we breakdown the Bering Sea Gold Season 15 preview fight! Who was fighting who on the dock? We finally see Kris Kelly’s new dredge.

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how miners sell their gold
Monica

How Miners Sell Their Gold: 4 Ways

How do miners sell their gold from the Bering Sea? If you’re a miner from Nome, we have 4 different ways to turn that shiny G into cash.

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Emily Riedel family
Emily Riedel

My Official Baby Announcement by Emily Riedel

Announcing the birth of Emily Riedel and husband, Alex Trokey’s baby girl Evelyn

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purity of gold in alaska
Monica

Natural (Placer or Nugget) Gold Purity, Explained

Gold from the beaches and sea floor of the Bering Sea is some of the purest in Alaska – one of the few placer deposits that consistently purity above 91.67%,

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Parker Schnabel gold mine
Monica

Parker Schnabel Tells You How to Work for Him in Facebook Video

Parker Schnabel of Gold Rush has been giving advice on how to get your start as a miner, and we’re going to sum up those points for you here in our latest guide

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Nome Gold Leases for Sale
Alex

Vernon Adkison Dominated the 2020 Offshore Lease Auction – Is He Trying to Buy Up All the Offshore Gold in Nome?

Vernon Adkison dominated the 2020 offshore gold lease auction by buying 8 of the 11 leases for sale – winning by a HUGE margin. But why didn’t he buy them all?

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Common Mistakes new gold dredgers make
Monica

5 Biggest Mistakes New Gold Dredgers Make in Nome, Alaska

Every season, people come to Nome to mine for gold and fail. Here are the 5 biggest mistakes new gold dredgers make and how to avoid them.

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Emily Riedel Finding Gold
Emily Riedel

Finding Gold in the Bering Sea: Emily’s Prospecting Strategies on Lease 14

We want to teach you everything we know about finding gold offshore in Nome. Here are Emily Riedel’s strategies for prospecting on lease 14.

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how to get a job as a gold diver
Alex

How to Get a Job as a Bering Sea Gold Diver: The Ultimate Guide

Ever wondered how to get a job as a Bering Sea Gold diver? This is our complete how-to guide detailing the pay, lifestyle, dangers, skills needed, and more…

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Shawn Pomrenke Gold Divers 2022
Monica

NEXT SEASON: Shawn Pomrenke’s heroic rescue during Bering Sea storm!

Are we going to see another heroic rescue of a boat in danger on this upcoming season of Bering Sea Gold? Is Shawn Pomrenke a superhero?

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Sluice Box cleanup
Alex

Everything You Wanted to Know About Cleaning the Sluice Box

All your questions about cleaning the sluice box answered: How often do you clean the box? How long does it take? And how do you stop people from stealing gold?

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Emily Riedel Bering Sea Gold Ice Mining
Monica

Why Ice Mining Sucks (according to Emily Riedel)

Here’s what you didn’t know about the ice mining season, the dangers of the job, and why the government stops ice miners on April 15th for their own safety.

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Gold Leases Claims in Nome
Alex

Who owns the offshore gold mining claims in Nome that they dredge in Bering Sea Gold?

People often wonder who owns all the offshore gold mining claims featured in Bering Sea Gold? The answer might surprise you. Here’s your definitive guide.

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Kris Kelly New Dredge
Monica

Did Kris Kelly Quit Gold Diving?

Kris Kelly looks to be building a bucket dredge does this mean he’s given up driving for gold and is going to scoop it up instead?

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