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More Information 2021 Hunt October 2


Houghton’s Pond-Milton MA 02186 -840 Hillside St Milton, off Route 128-Exit 3

Limited Registration

Saturday October 2, 2021  rain or shine

REGISTRATION     9:00 -9:50 AM
First Hunt      10:00- 10:45 AM
1st Hunt Awards                     10:45-11:00 AM
1st SILVER Raffle                       11:15 AM
Break for LUNCH                       11:20-12:15 PM
2nd Hunt Check In by 12:00 PM
Second Hunt 2:20 – 1:00 PM
Second Hunt Awards 1:00-1:15 PM
2nd SILVER Raffle 1:30

SPECIAL EXTRA HUNT 2 PM for those who find a special token during the afternoon hunt.  You may hunt in the 2:00PM hunt if you find a token, or another hunter gives you one they found.

Prizes will include:

  • planted clad coins
  • donated and purchased supplies and company swag
  • 300 Silver coins (in both) the AM and PM hunts (increased from last year and increased further if full 100 hunters)  
  • cash prizes
  • metal detectors and hunting gear
  • quality digging tools

Special Token Hunt (afternoon hunt) with a special  prize.

Last hunt prize value was over $4800

Need more info?  Call   (781) 424-7472 or write  to   

PLEASE prepay if possible …  more of your hunt fee comes back to you as prizes and finds.     The more entrants – the better the prizes… we can only base this on the number of  prepaid entries.  

HUNT Limited to 100 Full Day Hunters


Important !




Massachusetts may be under COVID policies that call for a mask for all hunters, vaccinated or not.  Please come prepared to wear one if required.

DCR rules PROHIBIT detecting other than in the sandy beach areas … we’re very lucky to be able to hold our hunt here.


BYOL: Bring Your Own Lunch !  (No alcohol on DCR parklands)             

Snacks and drinks will be served by the club.  Snack bar nearby.

Thank you for your support.  We wish to be able to come here again for future hunts and I’m sure you do too!





Some equipment reminders:   

~No pinpointers or large oversize coils. Be prepared to hunt on “all metal”, use your simplest detector, signals will be easier to hear and are close to the surface.

~No sand scoops * or belt-worn sieve baskets allowed; only digging trowel or knife  

~All entrants are required to use HEADPHONES .

*sand scoop with handle allowed if you are disabled


From Our Last Hunt held October 2019