Below is a list of past hunts and clue explanations. We'd suggest studying, so you can get a sense of how the cluewriter constructs the clues!

2021 Silver Dragon Hoard Stash


2020 Copper Dragon Hoard Hunt





Hunt Information

  • First Clue: Monday, November 1st, 2021 Found on: November 7th, 2021
  • Finder(s): Mike Nowak, Jesse Barton, and Shawn Gallahue
  • Prize: An amazing stash of silver + Hunt Memorabilia
  • Location: Clifton French Regional, in a chest hidden in a clump of grass.

Clue Explana


Congratulations Matt Littlefield on finding the treasure at Hillside park.

2021 explanations. Clue #1. Fellowship/Evil one = a hint at the Lord of the rings but also a small poke at Josh and his legion of successful hunting friends. (I suppose that makes Todd Gandolf?) With LOTR in mind one coul...

2020 Copper Dragon Hunt

Hunt Information

  • First Clue: October 1st, 2020, Found on: October 6th, 2020
  • Finder(s): Matt Littlefield and Steven S.
  • Location: Copperfield ponds park, in Mendota Heights

Clue#1: The dragon collected the treasure over many years. Plunders of many battles de...

2020 Hunt for the Hoard

Hunt Information

  • First Clue: Friday, April 12, 2020, Found on: Friday, April 19, 2020
  • Finder(s): Steven Sanftner
  • Prize: $385 + Hunt Memorabilia
  • Location: North end of Beaver Lake


A tip of the top hat to the mock hunt godfather David Allison himse...

2019 Hunt for the Hoard

Hunt Information

  • First Clue: Friday, April 12, 2019, Found on: Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Finder(s): Team Stat: Steven Sanftner, and Matt Koskie
  • Prize: $385 + Hunt Memorabilia
  • Location: Gloster Park, In a plastic bag under leaves at the base of a tree.

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