Big Finds from Small Miners

Big Finds from Small Miners

Today, the mining industry is being lead by multi-billion international companies, but don’t be intimidated by this, because there’s plenty of room for the little guy. The small miners and prospectors of the world are constantly finding new riches,...
The Richest Hill in the World

The Richest Hill in the World

Butte, Montana got its start as a mining boom town. Immigrants started pouring in the area in the 1860s, but it was mostly placer mining until it started to dry up in 1871, and it wasn’t until 1874 when hard rock mining started to gain traction.Not unlike most...