The Dan Hughes Metal Detecting / Treasure Hunting Links Page

General Forums

Detectors Paradise -

Friendly Metal Detecting Forum -

Lucky Dan's Metal Detecting Forum -

My Treasure Spot -

THunting -

Tom's Treasures -

Treasure Quest Metal Detecting Forum -

World Metal Detector Community -


Regional  Forums 

(Most of these welcome anyone, whether you live in the area or not)

Great Lakes Metal Detecting -

Metal Detecting Maine -

Metal Detecting New England -

New Hampshire Bob's Metal Detecting Forum -

Northeast Metal Detecting Forum -


Magazine-Sponsored Forums 

(You do not have to subscribe to participate)

Lost Treasure Magazine Forum -

Western & Eastern Treasures Magazine Forum -


Specialized Forums

Geotech Technology Forum - (Mostly technical discussions by technicians/engineers)

Nuggethunting Forum - (Mostly prospecting, but this is their treasure hunting page)


Newsgroup Forums 

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