Greg DeLong

  • Land/Shallow Water Search

Cost For My Service

I work on a traditional reward basis, that means you pay me what you can afford and what it's worth to you to have your lost item found. All travel and incidental fees will be agreed upon prior to rendering my services.

Search Types

Parks, yards, beaches, unimproved properties, property marker locater, Insurance

Search Locations

Central Texas-Travis, Williamson, Bell, Llano, Blanco, Bastrop and Hayes counties.

Greg DeLong's Bio

I am a 30 year retired Law Enforcement Officer, and Crime Search Scene certified by Garrett Metal Detectors. I have been metal detecting since 1999 and have located old bullets from the U.S. Calvary (Buffalo Soldiers), keys, rings, coins, and interested in locating arrowheads artifacts and fossils. I strongly believe and follow the Metal Detecting and Treasure Hunter's Code of Ethics. The sooner you call, the better our chances of the recovery of your lost item.Let me help you.

Greg DeLong - Recent Blog Post

  • Lake LBJ Ring Recovery (2017)

    I was contacted by a very concerned father who stated that two class rings were lost on the same day in Lake LBJ. The water level was high and there was plenty of water fun by several people that afternoon. The Lower Colorado River Authority had lowered the lake by 5 feet (not just for […]

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  • Engagement ring in Austin Tx – not recovered Dog gone it. (2014)

    Did you ever have one of those call-outs that just seemed odd from the git go? I got an e-mail from a very nice man who explained that he was going through a rather messy divorce and wanted me to check his yards for a missing ladies 18k gold engagement ring. No different than many […]

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  • Help! Lost ring Killeen/Temple Texas – recovered! (2014)

    I guess lightening strikes twice in the same neighborhood. Hieka sent me an e-mail that her ring was “somewhere in my front yard” and she lives within five blocks of last weeks recovery.  I eased her apprehension and told her that her ring would be found, no doubt about it. I arrived at her house […]

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  • Lost Ring Killeen Texas – recovered (2014)

    I was contacted by Ashley Rasdorf  in Killeen Texas concerning her ring that was laying on a table, picked up by her daughter and thrown into the yard. They bought a second hand metal detector but after days of trying, they could not find it.  It was imperative that the ring be found as they […]

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  • Smile worth a million dollars – recovery Austin Tx (2014)

    It started with a call from a very nice lady who had lost her ring two or three months ago. Her husband and herself had been working in the front yard and the next thing you know, her ring is missing. They bought a small metal detector but they couldn’t find it, so I got […]

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