Joined May 21 2011
72 years old
Raised in Rochester NY, US Army 1970-1974, Moved to Alaska in 1977 and prospected in many areas of the state (gold $170 oz), got a job at Mount McKinley national park in 1978 & worked there 4 years. Sold real estate in the Wasilla area from 1982 - 1991. Went to Thailand in 1991 for 2.5 years. Back to US CA Bay area and moved to Sacramento in 2002. I'll be 62 in June 2011 and with gold at $1500oz I have decided to retire and again go prospecting.