Metal Detecting Resources

After doing online research of hours I have prepared this resource page for metal detector community. The following websites provides all sorts of information for beginners as well expert metal detectorists.

Apart from the general information websites there are many useful websites included in the list, there are also few websites which shares their own stories of best finds and resources pages.

Consider this page as an on-going work, every now and then I will keep adding resources to this page as and when I encounter them. Feel free to share links you feel should be beneficial to metal detector community.

So Bookmark this page and visit frequently to find latest and greatest metal detecting resources.

If you know some interesting site and/or want your own website to be added to this list, get in touch with us.

Metal Detecting sites – US


Metal Detecting sites – UK

  1. Metal Detectives

Metal Detecting sites – Rest of the World

  1. Minelab Knowledgebase

Treasure Hunting Magazines

  1. Western & Eastern Treasures

Downloads (PDFs etc)

Books – Free and Paid

Interesting Metal Detecting Finds

Gold Finding

Beach Hunting

Gear and Equipment

  1. Best Gold Panning Kits
  2. Metal Detectors for Kids & Beginners

Youtube Channels

  1. Baltimore Metal Detectives
  2. The Silverslingers

Projects/How To

  1. DIY – How to make a Metal Detector at Home

Metal Detecting News, Directory, and Forums

  1. TreasureNet
  2. FindMall

Additional Metal Detecting Resources

  1. – Map for Showing Land Owner Details