If you’re a detectorist who lives near a coast, you’re lucky. You have access to some of the greatest places to metal detect.
Beaches are an amazing place to find coins and rings that people have dropped, but getting into the water to hunt can offer even greater finds.
You don’t have to suit up with scuba gear to find quality targets in the water – although you certainly can if you want to. There are several affordable detectors that can be submerged up to 100 feet.
But if you’re not comfortable going too deep, you can slap on some snorkel gear and stay in shallow water. Even at that depth you have the potential to find modern-day treasures or some long-submerged shipwreck treasure. Continue reading