* April 22, 2017 Cascade Treasure Club will sponsor a “Spring Fling Hunt” on at Idylwood Beach Park, 3650 W., Lake Sammamish Parkway NE, Redmond, WA 98052, 9 AM to 2 PM. Tokens for Silver Prizes. A 1 Gram Gold Ingot and Silver Prizes. $10.00 Food Bank Donation for Members. Non-Members Welcome, $15.00 Non-Member Entry Fee. Contact: Rick Razor, 425-228-9189.

*May 12, 13, & 14, 2017 29th SWATH Annual Treasure Hunt, Benton County Park - more silver this year Contact: Bruce Trumpour,  (509) 713-4464 cell email: or Kim Leverett (509) 545-8375 or email:

*May 26-28, 2017 Mayfest - Next year’s theme "CASINO ROYALE".  MDAW will again be sponsoring one of the hunts on Saturday afternoon where all entrance fees go back into the field. We put out over 8,000 coins again last year.

*June 16, 17 & 18, 2017 TBC  NWTHC 45th Annual Treasure Hunt at Camp Scott in Farragut State Park, 13550 E. Hwy 54, Athol, ID 83801 For information: E-Mail, Call 1-208-660-4852 Or  509-995-4268 

*July 22, 2017 “Fraser Valley Treasure Hunters” 5th Annual Treasure Chest Hunt (7 hunts). Early Registration only $80.00 ($60 USD) until July 1.  If you’d like more information about this club drop Mark Lewis a line at 

*July 29, 2017 Cascade Treasure Club will sponsor a “Silver Shoot” on at New Life Church, 15711 152nd Ave. SE, Renton, WA on July 29, 2017. Contact: E-Mail

*August 19, 2017  Puget Sound Treasure Hunters Club’s annual Lenny Phay Memorial Hunt will be held at the Orting Lions Play Field, 19725 Orville Rd. E., Orting, WA 98350 

*September 8 & 9 2017 Treasures in the Sand Hunt in Penticton, BC website is and our email address is More information will follow so please SAVE the DATE! Jo-Anne Birch Hunt Chairman

*September 16, 2017  MDAW Membership Picnic  Green Diamond Recreation on Mason Lake 1052 E Mason Lake Dr W, Grapeview, WA 98546

*September 30, 2017  OPTH’s By-the-light-of-the-Silvery-Moon Hunt Kitsap Fairgrounds, Bremerton, WA Top prizes $5 Gold Eagle and Treasure Chest full of surprises. Everyone wins with a spin on the Treasure wheel.

Other Events


*June 2-4 Puyallup Rock and Gem Show Swiss Sportsman's Club 9205 198th. Ave E,  Bonney Lake, WA. 10-5 daily


MDAW Membership Picnic   was held September 24th, 2016 at
Green Diamond Recreation 

Thank you to our 2016 Sponsors

 White's ElectronicsGarrett,  MinelabFisher Labs along with  member clubs and individuals 

We would like to thank all the manufacturers clubs and members that donated items to our Membership Picnic that helped make it a great success. We registered a few new members and enjoyed seeing so many regular members as well.


Additional requests from our picnic sponsors - In exchange we would like to you to encourage your attendees and club members to visit our Facebook pages and follow/like them.  We have contests and give-a-ways, cool finds pictures, videos and other interesting hobby related material.  If they post pictures of their finds with our detectors, they may get nominated for a “find of day”, putting them in line for a detector drawing. 

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 READ about MDAW in the Lost Treasures Newsletter 08-04-2015 and 10-04-2016


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