Reading The RiverBy Gail Butler
From page 8 of the March, 1997 issue of Lost Treasure
Copyright © March, 1997 Lost Treasure, Inc. all rights reserved
The most important skill a prospector will ever learn, besides the use of his or her equipment, is that of "reading the river." A prospector's ability to read the river will determine whether that prospector will be successful in finding gold, or doomed to disillusionment and a garage full of expensive, barely used prospecting equipment.