Public Mining Sites, Parks, Tours and Other Attractions

Jun 25, 20180183;32;Nome Beach The famous gold beaches of Nome, Alaska. Nome Creek 60 miles north of Fairbanks, 4 mile stretch of creek open to hand mining methods. Petersville Recreational Mining Area Remote but road accessible site north of Anchorage. Resurrection Creek Panning Area Popular public mining site near Hope, Alaska.

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Bering Sea Gold The Nome Gold Rush akmining.biz

Bering Sea Gold The Nome Gold Rush Management of both the current East Nome Beach Public Mining Area and the proposed West Nome Beach Public Mining Area is an issue of increasing concern. With the current high price of gold and increased interest in offshore mining there have been several incidents of friction between miners in the East

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Barrow East Nome Beach Public Mining Area Nome Proposed

East Nome Beach Public Mining Area Proposed Mineral Order No. 1093A01 Legend City Nome City Boundary Non State Land Road RS 2477 Section Township East Nome Beach Public Mining Area Nome Offshore Lease Area Active State Mining Claims State Offshore Mining Lease N o m e C o u n cil Hi g h w a y Text

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Nome Gold Rush

The Nome Gold Rush was a gold rush in Nome, Alaska, approximately 18991909. It is separated from other gold rushes by the ease with which gold could be obtained. Much of the gold was lying in the beach sand of the landing place and could be recovered without any need for a claim.

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Cape Nome Alaska, Bering Sea and Beach sand gold prospecting

Beach deposits have been a major source of gold in the Nome area since the present beach was found to be auriferous in 1899. As creeks that crossed the tundra between the shore and the base of the hills north of Nome were prospected and mined, other beaches were found. East of the Nome River, at the point where Hazel Creek flows from the

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Nome Offshore Mining Information Alaska Department of

NOTICE. Nome Offshore East and West Beach Recreational Mining Areas. The Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mining, Land and Water, hereby gives notice that May 31, 2019 will be the deadline for the division to receive offshore suction dredge applications from miners interested in mining in the Nome offshore east and west beach public mining areas during calendar year 2016.

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STATE OF ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES

Beach Public Mining Area from that of the Nome Offshore Lease Sale Area. The East Nome Beach Public Mining Area includes approximately 320 acres of state tide and submerged land, which is located along the Nome beach front adjacent to the City of Nome, between the line of mean high tide extending seaward or offshore for a distance of 188; mile or

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Suction Dredge Rules amp; Requirements amp; Permit Stipulations

maintain the small/recreational mining character of the public mining area, and to extend the life of the resource in the new area. In the East Public Beach Mining Area, suction dredge miners will be limited to eight inch or less nozzles with no more than 46 hp pump engines. These conditions and limitations

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East Beach Recreational Mining Area Nome Alaska YouTube

Sep 03, 20180183;32;A view of the East Beach Offshore Recreational Mining Area just east of Nome, Alaska.

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Nome mining district

The Nome mining district, also known as the Cape Nome mining district, is a gold mining district in the U.S. state of Alaska. It was discovered in 1898 when Erik Lindblom, Jafet Lindeberg and John Brynteson, the quot;Three Lucky Swedesquot;, found placer gold deposits on Anvil Creek and on the Snake River few miles from the future site of Nome.

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