Club Schedule for 2016-2017


We had a great turnout for the first coin hunt of the season! All but 4 tokens were found and those were raffled off to ticket holders.

Thank you to all the volunteers , members,prize donors and hunters that make the coin hunts possible !

Video of the first coin hunt is at

Thanks to Russ from RVerTV channel.




1st Clue to the Hidden Treasure Chest






The push was done Sunday Dec 4th!! The south end can be metal detected or dry washed this evening or Monday 12/5!!!







The January SUPER COIN HUNT was a big success!



Many tokens were recovered!

Kenneth's token got him a Gold Wheel

Keith from Alaska received a GO-FIND detector

Ray got a Tesoro Detector and

Ed from Mesa is the proud owner of a GARRETT ACE



IRMA scored the X-TERRA 705 by MINELAB





Frank hit the mother lode !

Three great prizes for his tokens.


Larry has 2 nice Gold Nuggets


185 Tokens found of 193 planted

The hunters with their prizes

The 8 not found were raffled off to all entrants and volunteers






Jim & Pat found a nice nugget after the push at Middle Camp!





January 13th outing at Middle Camp. Gary Peck running the washer toss game and Keith demonstrating his trommel! Great day had by all!
















Our outing at Middle Camp on Jan 13th and Joe made

(with help from volunteers)the miners stew which seems

to go over really well at the outings...

























Quartzsite Community Thrift Store

Donates for the local after school Metal Detecting

and Gold Panning Programs.


Volunteers from The Quartzsite community thrift store donated a gift to Joe Wallingford, Vice President of Quartzsite Metal Detecting Club, in support of our after school Metal Detecting and Gold Panning Club programs for the local school children.


Many Thanks go out to

The Quartzsite Community Thrift Store for their generous contribution!


The Quartzsite Community Thrift Store Needs

your donations to help others in our community

call 928-916-7338 to have items picked up or

drop off at the Quartzsite Community Thrift Store behind

Silly Al's Pizza on Showplace Lane


Quartzsite Community Thrift Store

Winter hours 9am -1pm Mon-Sat

Summer hours 9am to 1pm Thurs-Sat



"The purpose of the Quartzsite Metal Detecting Club is to bring together, in good fellowship, people interested in all forms of treasure hunting. The club shall promote the use of the great outdoors for health and recreation, and promote interest in local, state, and national history."



Quartzsite Metal Detecting Club

Post Office Box 3102

Quartzsite, Arizona  85359-3102