13 Hidden Treasures Rumored to Be Somewhere in the United States
Perhaps this wouldn't exactly be the best treasure to hunt for. As already mentioned, the search could get very dangerous but there's also environmental concerns. In , Austrian nature experts sought an almost century-long ban on diving for the buried treasures, though it's unclear if people are still searching today.
La chouette d'or , the golden owl hidden in France. In April , someone going by the pseudonym "Max Valentin" supposedly hid a golden owl in the French countryside, promising to offer 1 million francs to whoever found it. Valentin gave 11 clues as to the owl's whereabouts, but it still hasn't been found. Over the years, a few especially crazy treasure hunters have emerged, busting up concrete and burning down a chapel in the pursuit of the golden owl. Sadly, Valentin died in and it's unclear whether the owl is still definitively hidden, but during an interview in , Valentin responded to treasure hunters' inquiries and assured those still looking that he had periodically checked on the whereabouts of the owl to make sure it was still there.
Apparently, someone had in fact come close, as Valentin saw disturbed ground near the true sight, but as of now, that appears to be the closest anyone has come. Image: La Chouette d'Or.
Thousands of years ago, long before the Spanish conquistadors arrived in modern day Colombia to discover this legend for themselves, the leader of the Muisca tribe was said to cover himself in gold dust, float into Lake Guatavita , and toss gold and other treasures into the waters to honor the gods. While this legend may be ancient, it appears to be the real deal. Multiple treasure hunts have taken place at the lake since the Spaniards' first attempt to drain the water using gourds in , which only lowered the water level slightly, but did help recover quite a bit of gold.
Since then, multiple draining attempts have taken place with one attempt killing hundreds of workmen , the most recent attempt taking place in In this try, a company succeeded in draining the entire lake, but the mud at the bottom hardened over, supposedly trapping the treasure under an impenetrable crust. Nowadays, even swimming in the lake is banned by the Colombian government, but apparently there aren't too many people making treasure hunting trips to the area anyway. As of , a report stated that "A lonely ranger with a shotgun [was] the only guardian of the mystery of El Dorado.
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