Treasure Hunt: the trunk of a millionaire Forrest Fenn, tucked away in the mountains
• The Treasure Chest by millionaire Forrest Fenn, tucked away in the mountains
It would seem that the era of hunting for treasures have long passed, but some treasure hunters still keep abreast of and do not leave a dream to one day get a fortune. Moreover, that the reason is not so long ago, a millionaire from New Mexico (United States) said that 7 years ago hidden treasure in the Rocky Mountains. Those who are lucky enough to find it, will become the owner of gold and jewels! While this is still no one has succeeded, although the search for joined tens of thousands of people.
The story of the treasure began in 2010. If millionaire Forrest Fenn wrote a poem in which the encrypted information on the location of the treasure. Five years later, in an interview with ABC News, he said that more than 30 thousand people to try their luck. Fenn was sure that the number of these people will not decrease, but rather, on the contrary - will grow. And he was right.
Fenn says that information about the treasure was hoping to "stir up" the youth, who spends a lot of time on the computer. That is why the treasure hid in the mountains - wanted to boys and girls began to spend more time in nature.
The Book of Treasures, published Forrest Fenn.
himself a millionaire does not mention the total value of the treasure, but, according to the Department of Tourism of New Mexico, it can be estimated at least $ 2 million. In particular, Fenn specified that hoard consists of 265 gold coins, hundreds of gold bars, some of which are the size of a hen's egg, the ancient Chinese jade figures, rubies, emeralds, sapphires, diamonds and many other valuables.
message about the death of the man, who went on a treasure hunt.
The victim a dangerous game.
Treasure hunt are very active. Despite the fact that Fenn says, if a cache is in an easily accessible place, recorded two cases of death of men who went into the mountains in search of. In this regard, the police ask the millionaire to stop this dangerous game. Fenn thinks about how to secure search. He published an appeal in the local newspaper, in which he emphasized: "When I hid the treasure, I was 80 years old, now I am 87, and I can easily get to the right place to pick it up. Do not risk needlessly, very easy to find the treasure! ".
Map, where treasures may be hidden.