This book offers and in depth look at the gold panning sites throughout the Oregon cascades. Many lesser known sites are covered along with the more popular sites, with a particular emphasis on areas where you can pan without having a claim. The book also includes 9 maps to help you locate the best sites, including some along major roads. The guide also features auto tour road logs with mile by mile guides for roads through the heart of gold mining country. You will also find information and hints on panning and sluicing along with details of current mining regulations that apply in Oregon.