Edward Trapper

Cost For My Service

I work on a Reward basis, you only pay an amount that you feel my service is worth to be reunited with your lost item. However, there is a call out fee of $35 to cover my fuel expenses in the event the item is not found.

Search Types

My state of the art equipment allows me to recover items on Land (fields,parks,woods) Beaches, and shallow water up to 5'. Cost for service.

Search Locations

Ocean/ Monmouth counties, all barrier islands inc./ but not limited to - Point Pleasant Beach, Seaside Hts., Seaside Park, Barnegat Light, Ship Bottom, and Beach Haven. Arrangements can be made for other locations in the tri-state area.

Edward Trapper's Bio

I have been metal detecting for over 35 years. With my top of the line equipment, and recovery knowledge, it allows me to recover your item in the toughest conditions. Remember, time is crucial, especially on tidal waters. Mark location with GPS on phone, also make note of time, day,date, and call me ASAP.

Edward Trapper - Recent Blog Post

  • Lost wedding ring Holgate NJ (LBI) August 2022 (2022)

    Got a call today from Barbara, she was pretty upset after losing her beautiful wedding.¬† We talked for a bit and determined it must be right around her car in the driveway, hiding somewhere in the small stones in the driveway. I told her not to move the car, and don’t walk around in the […]

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  • Lost cross at the beach Lavallette NJ (OB3) August 2022 (2022)

    Got a call from Mike, his son lost his cross in Lavallette NJ (OB3) while doing lifeguard exercises yesterday morning when the chain it was on broke. I told him to mark the location on his cell phone and I would get back to him later. This cross had great sentimental value as it was […]

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  • Lost Engagement ring, Holgate NJ (LBI) August 2022 (2022)

    Got a call today from Justin. He was at the beach in Holgate NJ (LBI) with his fianc√©, Samantha. After setting up their chairs and umbrella, Sam took off her shorts, placed them with her stuff, and took a walk down by the water. It was then she realized her beautiful platinum engagement ring was […]

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  • Lost wedding ring, Surf City NJ (LBI) August 2022 (2022)

    Got a call from Susan about her ring she dropped in the sand today in Surf City NJ. It had great sentimental value to her, as I could tell after just a short time on the phone. Lucky I was able to arrive promptly, as she had made reservations for later in the afternoon. Kudos […]

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  • Lost ring in the sand, Beach Haven (LBI) N.J. August 2022 (2022)

    Got a call Saturday from Karen about her husband Victors ring, that was lost in the sand in Beach Haven on LBI. I met them at 5AM Sunday, but had no luck in locating the ring. Victor was positive the ring had fallen off his chair when he was applying sunblock, so I decided to […]

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