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The High Bar Placer Mine in Oregon is a placer gold mine that the Hoffman Crew leased for season 7 (2016) when they moved out of the Klondike. The High Bar was not previously mineable due to lack of water rights, only prospecting had occurred previously. This mine when the Hoffmans prospected it resulted in panning out larger picker nuggets. The High Bar is located close to the Buckland Claim.

By season

Season 6

The Hoffmans prospect the mine.

Season 7

The Hoffmans moved to High Bar for season 7. The Hoffmans failed to find good gold, losing money on operating the mine, and decided to leave the claim to pursue gold at the Buckland Claim after only 1/4 of a mining season.