Metal Detecting Books

Below is a list of recommended metal detecting books. I own and have read most of them.

General Metal Detecting and coin shooting books:

The Metal Detecting Bible by Brandon Neice

Metal Detecting for the Beginner: 2nd Edition by vince migliore

How to Research for Treasure Hunting and Metal Detecting: From Lead Generation to Vetting by otto von helsing

The Urban Treasure Hunter: A Practical Handbook for Beginners by Michael Chaplan

Coin hunting ….. in depth! by dick stout

The new successful Coin Hunting by Charles Garrett

Metal Detecting – Learning How The Easy Way! by Ronald Kamrowski

Find More Silver Coinshooting Parks and Schools: Dimeman’s Detecting Tips by Robbie Morin

Cache Hunting:

Treasure Caches Can Be Found by Garrett, Charles

Water and Beach detecting:

Metal Detecting the Beach by Mark Smith

Gold Beneath the Waves: Treasure Hunting the Surf and Sand by Jim Brouwer


The Minelab Explorer & E-Trac Handbook by Andy Sabisch

A guide book of United States Coins: The Official Red Book by R.S. Yeoman