The Lost Oak Creek Mine


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Oak Creek Mine , we invite you to learn more about the subject from the following books -- check each of theGeoZone's tales of lost treasure since we bring you Further Reading covering many topics related to lost treasures and their geologic settings at the close of each tale.

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Mountains of Silver: Life in Colorado's Red Mountain Mining District

P. David Smith

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Frommer's Colorado

Don Laine, et al

Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Southern Region, Vol. 3

Kenneth Jessen

Ouray Hiking Guide: Favorite Hiking Trails of Ouray, Colorado

Kelvin B. Kent

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology

Edward J. Tarbuck

Roadside History of Colorado

James McTighe

Looking For Gold

Bradford Angier

Gold Panning and Placering in Colorado - How and Where

Ben H. Parker