Gold Show and Green Lake

Went to an exhibition put on by the Washington Prospectors Association in Monroe - very interesting.

A gold-panning demoSome of the many tools you can buy to help you find gold

This device uses water to flush away non-gold particles.A portable dredge and the inventor

Metal detectors were popular as wellWe went to a talk given by a man who'd been on a gold-prospecting tour of Cambodia, back when the civil war was still raging. Some very interesting stories.

Some homemade prospecting devicesThis device uses magnets to remove the black metalic sand from the gold

Panning for goldGreen Lake was very crowded - we took a walk there with Kristen.

This guy was unicycling with his daughter