George Hicks

  • Land/Shallow Water Search

Cost For My Service

I work on a reward basis, that means you pay me what it's worth to you and what you can afford, for me to come out and find your lost item. There will be a call out fee of $20. to cover my gas expense depending on where you are located, if the item isn't found.

Search Types

Land or Beach

Search Locations

Orange (Villa Park, Anaheim, Santa Ana, Tustin) CA

George Hicks's Bio

Well respected treasure hunter in Orange County, with a lot of experience hunting for relics, valuables, coins and anything really! I am a standing member of the Riverside Treasure Hunters Club in Riverside, CA where I lived for many years until recently moving back to the OC. I know many other treasure hunters and we gather often to hunt and have fun. I have returned many items, including jewelry and even a 1910 Shriner's Club Badge!

I use the Garrett AT-Pro with several search coils and the Whites Surf PI-Pro for beach hunting. 55 years old, married with two daughters.

I am still working and hunt evenings and weekends primarily, but can expedite a hunt if needed and time sensitive.

George Hicks - Recent Blog Post

  • “Grandma’s Silver” (2018)

    At 2:00PM I received a call from Kaylynn with an unusual request. Her grandmother, whom never trusted banks, had given her (8) Index Card Boxes of Silver coins, and asked her to have her grandson bury them in their backyard in case of Apocalypse! Her grandson was young at the time, but he and his […]

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  • “It’s in the hole” (2018)

    I received an email today from James, who had lost his Gold ring in his garden, and wanted to know if I could help find it. I replied “Sure, I will call you later this afternoon”, but didn’t hear back so I figured he was busy. I emailed again letting him know the phone# he […]

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  • Something Fishy! (2017)

    Tom called and said he had lost his ring in his Koi fish pond while putting in a bubbler system for the fish. He noted that his ring was loose, just prior to going in the water, and thought “I Better be careful and not lose it.” After putting in the bubbler system, that evening […]

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  • “Ease his Pain” Widower’s ring returned. (2017)

    I got a call yesterday evening from Bill, who was at his wife’s grave site in the evening, and lost his wedding ring somewhere in the grass. She had passed just two months ago. Bill enlisted some of the groundskeepers to help him search in the grass around the grave markers in the area and […]

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  • It’s all in the chips! – Lost Ring and Charm Found! (2017)

    Earlier in the week, Brittnee emailed me that she got married on Labor Day and had lost a large ring and a charm, that were tied to her boot with a ribbon. “Something Borrowed” portion of that phrase that she had from her Grandmother and Mother for the ceremony. The wedding was at a beautiful […]

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George Hicks - Testimonials

  • I am so overjoyed!! I would recommend you to everyone (2017)



    Thank you so much for finding my mother's wedding ring!! You are an amazing magician! I had looked everywhere, but I couldn't find it. You found her ring in the cuff of my sweater in my closet!! I am so overjoyed!! I would recommend you to everyone if they ever need to find a sentimental ring! You made me so happy!! Thank you for helping me and for your warm-hearted kindness. *:) happy

    Lots of thanks,