Treasure Hunter - Code of
hunting will keep the hobby alive for everyone else! Please follow
the Treasure Hunter's Code of Ethics so that all of us can continue to
enjoy this enjoyable hobby and perhaps, even get lucky and find our
I will respect private property and will do
no treasure hunting without the property owner's permission.
I will fill in all holes I dig.
I will not damage natural resources,
wildlife habitats, or any private property.
I will use thoughtfulness,
consideration, and courtesy at all times.
I will build fires in designated or safe
I will leave gates as found.
I will remove and properly dispose of
any trash that I find.
I will not litter.
I will not destroy property, buildings,
or what is left of
ghost towns and deserted structures.
I will not tamper
with signs, structural facilities, or equipment.
- And, finally, the
most important one of all -- I will have fun!!
If we all follow these simple rules while
metal detecting or treasure hunting, we will go a long way to keeping the
public on our side in the fight to protect our rights.