June 11, 2020

A fine group of History Hunters recently gathered for two very sunny days to dig for ancient pieces of American history.  The sand on the farm we were searching was quickly being hauled off for road fill so time was of the essence to save these artifacts from being tur...

June 10, 2020

We've got some very exciting news! After 10+ years of running tours we've launched DiggingHub.

If you're looking for fun outings like metal detecting, relic hunting, prospecting, ancient artifact digging, and other related experiences--or maybe you're interested in maki...

May 16, 2020

These will be private three day outings specifically for families.  Equipment will be provided.  Lodging and food will be on your own but self-contained RVs will be allowed.  The first of these will focus on basic gold prospecting skills and all the gold you find you k...

April 13, 2020

Plans are being made for a series of different metal detecting outings to take place in Virginia before the end of the year.  These will kick off in the Fall.  The focus areas will be Civil War, colonial and gold.  All 2020 club members will have the opportunity to sig...

March 25, 2020

Right before this virus took hold in our great country, we held two back to back three day metal detecting tours for a team of 6 History Hunters.  These had been on the books for a long time so I was thankful we didn't have to cancel.  I was planning on waiting until t...

March 11, 2020

Today, Washington Tom sent me some pictures of the Union breastplate that he found while on one of our metal detecting tours in December of 2019.   At first glance I couldn't believe my eyes.  As some of you may remember, Tom found this plate in a plowed field and the...

February 6, 2020

Four members from the History Hunt Club recently spent three days surface hunting for ancient Native American artifacts.  These were found in plowed fields on a large private farm and each significant discovery was photographed and recorded with GPS.  The past several...

January 25, 2020

The last three hunts had weather ranging from near freezing to warm and humid.  Some days we had sun and others we literally dodged the thunderstorms.  All the teams rose to the challenge and consistently made some great discoveries.  Some of the highlights included a...

December 16, 2019

The December Virginia History Hunt produced some quality artifacts.  Weather ranged from 70 and rainy to 25 and sunny but the team hunted hard and discovered goodies on each of the four days.  These included Union and Confederate Civil War bullets (a few of which are p...

November 22, 2019

The November Virginia History Hunt was three days of great weather and one day of cold wet sleet and snow.  That said the team hunted hard and discovered artifacts and old coins on each of the four days.  These included Union and Confederate Civil War bullets (only som...

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