John Hughes

  • Land/Shallow Water Search

Cost For My Service

I work on a reward basis, what it is worth to you and what you can afford for me to come out and find your lost ring.

Search Types

(All), beach, parks, yards, Old farm lands & water searches.

Search Locations

North San Diego County and surround areas (will travel if needed)

John Hughes's Bio

1970's Downhill skateboard racer, Founder U.F.O. Wheels 1976. Started Metal detecting 1996, I have a 98% find rate on over 300 calls for lost items. From keys on the beach to wedding rings lost in the water while swimming.

John Hughes - Recent Blog Posts

  • Lost Ring on a California beach (2017)

    Got a morning call from partner Curtis Cox, (ring call)   he couldnt get away so he passed the ring call to me. After a 45 min drive for a lost wedding band lost late last night.  Meet up and I ask him to draw a square around where he thinks it is.  Done, not […]

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  • Lost Dimond Ring (2017)

    got a call from Alyssa just before sunset. She had put her ring in her bag but as they get ready to leave the beach her ring cant be found.  A friend of hers had used us TheRingFinders last summer and she remembered the story. I headed stright down as this was a dry sand […]

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  • Lost Ring Swimming Encinitas (2017)

    I got a voice mail from Frank about a lost gold wedding ring in the water. I called him right away to set up a meet. I decided to go alittle early cause low tide would be late. We met about 6:00 pm and I told Frank and his family might be 8 pm before […]

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  • Found and Returned in Carlsbad Ca. (2017)

    Its not just rings and keys. And sometimes we are in the right place at the right time. Wallet  found with $390.00 cash, his last 2 paychecks @ $400+ .   Tracked him down and handed him his wallet with every dollar still in it.  Do the right thing even if no one is looking.

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  • Lost ring set Oceanside (2017)

    I got a call for a ring set lost yesterday at the beach but they didnt know where. I went stright down to meet them and check what I could. She thought might have come off digin sand crabs with grandkids. After gridin the wet with nothing found we moved up in the masses of […]

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