Darrin Gray

Cost For My Service

Cost For My Service: I work on a reward basis, whatever you feel its worth for me to search and find your lost valuables (If Found Only). I do ask for a $10.00 fee for gas coverage to and from the site. If Scuba is needed, we will have to discuss a price to cover those costs.

Search Types

All land and water, Scuba certified.

Search Locations

Minneapolis / St. Paul and the surrounding Metro area. If you have an urgent matter that is farther away, we can discuss the details.

Darrin Gray's Bio

I have been searching for lost relics 20 plus years. I have found many Historic coins, tokens, tools, weapons, jewelry and more. My main mission in metal detecting is to get those articles back to the owner if at all possible. I also work with the local Historical Society.

Darrin Gray - Recent Blog Posts

  • Lost Ring Northwest Iowa lake Found (2017)

    Jeanne and her family were on vacation at her Dad’s cabin in Northwest Iowa. While on a canoe outing, her Dad, John was getting out of the canoe and felt his ring slip off his finger. The family tried to locate the ring to no avail. Jeanne contacted me through the ring finders website and […]

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  • Scott Juusola back in Minnesota for ring find (2017)

    An old ring finder buddy of mine stopped back in town after moving to Texas for work. Scott & I headed out to Lake Minnetonka for a search of a family heirloom gold ring that was lost while swimming. Glad to have Scott along as he pulled the ring after a couple hour search. Suzy […]

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  • Lost Wedding Ring Found 1 Year later Minnesota (2017)

    Zack was working on his boat lift canopy, when his wedding ring popped off his finger (Zack recently lost weight) and into the lake. He could actually see the ring in the water. As he tried to retrieve it, the muck stirred up and the ring was gone. Zack figured it was gone forever. Approx. 1 […]

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  • Lost Heirloom Ring Wisconsin Metal Detecting Recovery (2017)

    I received a call from John about a lost heirloom ring passed down from his Father. John recently bought a boat and parked it at a slip on the Mississippi river. While putting down his swim platform at the back of his boat, his Gold Diamond heirloom ring slipped off his finger and into the river. (I […]

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  • Lost Wedding Found – Minnesota Ring Finders (2017)

    Heather had lost her wedding ring while at a day camp near the St. Criox river. She works with children who are dealing with epilepsy. While watching the kids play a game, she removed her wedding ring to apply suntan lotion. That’s the last time she can remember having her ring. She was telling a friend […]

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Darrin Gray - Testimonials

  • I,100%, recommend Darrin for your lost treasure searches! (2016)


    I am so thankful to have found Darrin! My husband and I were so bummed about losing his ring because we bought it in a different state and it was his perfect ring. Darrin was such a great trooper through the whole process and he put up with me talking his ear off too :)

    I,100%, recommend Darrin for your lost treasure searches! Thanks again, Darrin!!

  • The Ring Finder reacted promptly to our request and were extremely professional in their approach... (2011)

    There is nothing better than enjoying a fun holiday weekend boating and relaxing with family and friends, but a simple exchange of a ring turned into an extremely stressful situation. While sitting on the back of the boat my friend asked if she could try on my ring. At the time, not thinking anything about it I slipped the ring off and handed it over. Now it gets interesting! It's funny how little ones have a fascination with everything shinny so when my friend went to hand back the ring her daughter asked if she could see it and give it back to me. Who knew she had the right arm of a major leaguer! She threw the ring at me, it bounced off my hand and into the lake it went, six feet deep and over a foot of silt, and we couldn't find it. Now what to do? We conjured up several ideas as to how to retrieve the ring but the reality was we needed someone with the proper equipment and experience to help us out. A few call's later and thanks to the internet and the research of another friend we found The Ring Finder website. My Husband called Darrin Gray and gave him all the specifics. Darrin made note of all that was discussed and was eager and willing to get things rolling first thing in the morning. Dawn broke and everyone was already up waiting in anticipation. Darrin and his partner arrived as promised. They surveyed the drop zone, gathered their equipment and began the search. Much to our amazement about thirty minutes later there it was sitting on top of a large scoop of black muck, my ring. The Ring Finder reacted promptly to our request and were extremely professional in their approach. We can't thank them enough!

    Tim & Shar