A treasure hunter in New Mexico announced that there were over $ 1 million chests of gold, jewelry, and other valuables.
Ten years ago, Forrest Fenn won a cult after announcing that he had hidden the chest somewhere in the Rocky Mountains. He inspired tens of thousands of people to find his treasure, but the reward has fled to everyone – so far.
Fenn explained Santa Fe New Mexican A man who wanted to remain anonymous on Sunday discovered the chest a few days ago. The anonymous hunter sent a photo of the chest to confirm Fenn’s discovery.
Fenn originally designed the treasure hunt as a means of inheritance: in 1989, a terminal cancer form was diagnosed, but managed to recover. He claimed that he hoped to encourage people to enter the wilderness and give them an old-fashioned adventure for wealth.
On his website, he listed the content, claiming that the chest contained pre-Columbian animal figures, gold nuggets and coins, Chinese jade faces, emerald rings and other exotic items.
He hid the treasure in 2010 and shared clues as to where the treasure was in a poem published on his website and his autobiography “Chase’s Excitement”. Fenn told New Mexican that an estimated 350,000 people were trying to find the treasure, and some of them were clearly leaving to search for their jobs, and several selected people died in the search.
Now, Web site “In 2020, Fenn’s Treasure was found – the chase is over.”
“A star was under the canopy of the lush, forested vegetation of the Rocky Mountains, and he didn’t move from where I hid it more than 10 years ago,” Fenn, 89, said on his website. “I don’t know the person who found him, but the poem in my book revealed it exactly.”
Fenn’s website suggested a number of possible steps for the hunter who found the treasure, suggesting how to sell the treasure and even hide it again.
His only wish: “Whatever you choose – keep the excitement of the chase alive and continue the legend.”