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Frank Festa's Photo Gallery

U51-40CGold : Au

Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Field of View: 5 mm

Copyright: © F.G.Festa      Photo ID: 907983     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 7   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3456 x 2304 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

3RY-FPPGold : Au

Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Field of View: 3 mm

Copyright: © F.G.Festa      Photo ID: 907982     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 8   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3456 x 2304 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

XPT-GU1Gold : Au

Coker Creek, Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Field of View: 5 mm

Copyright: © F.G.Festa      Photo ID: 907981     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 8   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3466 x 2312 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

7CQ-UJDGold : Au

Coker Creek, Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Field of View: 5 mm

Copyright: © F.G.Festa      Photo ID: 907980     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 6   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3456 x 2304 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

H0P-685Gold : Au

Coker Creek, Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Field of View: 5 mm

Copyright: © F.G.Festa      Photo ID: 907979     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 6   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3465 x 2341 pixels (8.1 Mpix)

Overview of Coker Creek Area, Tennessee

Here is an overview of the Coker Creek area, showing the mountainous terrain, steep valley walls and Coker Creek making its way to the Hiwassee River.

Thank you Google Earth for the use of your website and map usage.
Photo ID: 882444     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 13   Approval status: User gallery    Type: Photo - 1268 x 743 pixels (0.9 Mpix)

Self Portrait

The camera timer was not set long enough and it tripped the camera before I was ready to show the sediments in the pan. Next time bring the bug spray.

2017
Copyright: © F. G. Festa      Photo ID: 882371     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 21   Approval status: User gallery    Type: Photo - 3264 x 2448 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

Building a Dam

Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

In order to operate a gold pan, a shallow water filled hole is necessary. This can be accomplished by raising the water level in the water source with stones and forming a small dam.

2017
Copyright: © F. G. Festa      Photo ID: 882370     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 23   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3264 x 2448 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

Examining Surface Sediments

Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Sometimes on hand and knees, surface sediments are explored before bringing out the "pan".

2017
Copyright: © F. G. Festa      Photo ID: 882368     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 18   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3264 x 2448 pixels (8.0 Mpix)

Small Stream Flowing into Coker Creek Area

Coker Creek District, Monroe Co., Tennessee, USA

Numerous small streams were found in the Coker Creek area and explored.

2017
Copyright: © F. G. Festa      Photo ID: 882367     Uploaded by: Frank Festa   View Count: 20   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3264 x 2448 pixels (8.0 Mpix)
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