AMRA teaches Greeley Hill students how to pan

Tuesday, the AMRA staff taught the Greeley Hill school students how to pan…….all of them.   What a great time and all of the kids went home with a little vial of gol, just in time for summer break!   Next year we hope to take them all out to a claim and teach them […]

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How long does it take to get a mining plan approved?

From our good friend Justin Karr in Washington: The average length of time it took BLM and the Forest Service to complete the first three steps of the mine plan review process and approve 68 mine plans from fiscal years 2010 through 2014 was approximately 2 years. However, the time varied widely, ranging from about […]

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Radical enviro groups camouflaging as sports groups

All the off-roaders, atv’ers and Jeep runners, fishermen and even hunters: This is what you are facing. Groups “posing” as sportsman’s clubs, fishing clubs and off road groups…all for their Utopian wet dream ideology. Trout Unlimited is against small scale mining, all forms, everywhere. Fight on Patriots……… Click the link here:

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World famous Roaring Camp Gold Mining trip to be given away at the outing in two days!

Our outing is just two days away!   How would you like to win a week at the world famous Roaring Camp Mining Company in the heart of the Mother Lode of California? If you haven’t been there, you should go. We did and it was awesome. Probably the most relaxing week we’ve had in […]

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DUCK RACES THIS WEEKEND AT OUR OUTING!

DUCK RACES THIS WEEKEND!!! We have decided to bring back the wildly popular duck races for this weekends free to the public outing at our claims called “The Office” on bull creek out of Coulterville CA. We’ve got thousands of dollars worth of prizes, will be having the duck races, have staff on-site to teach […]

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Announcing Walk 4 Liberty and protesting the politicians who destroy our liberties

How cool would it be if all of us joined hands against the destruction of our access to public lands, the destruction of our rural communities and ridiculous laws passed to make you pay dearly for insane policies? California is rapidly becoming intolerable. Miners, ranchers, farmers, hikers, hunters, fishermen and other public land users. People […]

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AMRA President on the radio tonight. Gold Prospectors Space

AMRA President Shannon Poe will be on Gold Prospectors Space Radio tonight talking about the Walk 4 Liberty and what is going on with the California Water Board, suction dredging and the state of mining.  4:30pm (Pacific) Sunday June 2nd. Tune in below, join us and call in with any questions Gold Prospectors Space Radio […]

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AMRA meets with the CA Water Board

Suction Dredging In California, Permits And Politics   It has now been nearly 3 ½ years since the passage of Senate Bill 637 (SB637) which labeled anything mechanized or motorized as “a suction dredge” and therefore requires a permit from the California Water Board (CAWB) to operate it in the state. The CAWB was mandated […]

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New Video: 3 days in the Gold Belt

This past weekend we took two winners of a 3 day mining trip with AMRA for an amazing mining experience.   Day one……metal detecting Day two……placer mining Day three…lode mining   Along with getting to keep all the gold we found, they get the entire trip filmed and a Youtube video.   Congrats Rod Hall […]

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Secretary Bernhardt Announces $106.8 Million for Recreation, Wildfire, Other Public Lands Projects in Nevada and California

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt announced the commitment of more than $106.8 million to support 47 public lands projects throughout Nevada and the California side of the Lake Tahoe Basin. These projects, which encompass a broad range of recreation improvements, wildlife habitat conservation, and hazardous fuels reduction and wildfire […]

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