Moby dickens book shop signing november 2, 20 there are several people that have deciphered the first two clues. I said i would release a clue at the end of march to the coded special words of forrest fenn which are in the back of my book, armchair treasure hunts. The fenn treasure is a cache of gold and jewels which forrest fenn, an art dealer and author from santa fe, new mexico, claims is hidden in the rocky mountains of the united states. Nearfine hardcover copy, 2015, in a nearfine dustjacket. Forrest fenn at moby dickens book shop taos, nm 11.
Cynthia published a new article about forrests latest book signing and a. Thank you everyone who have purchased my book and for helping support cancer research. We are not able to currently fulfill any signed book orders for forrest fenn books. There was a change of date to the book signing at collected works though that is november 2nd, which that post has been updated with note of change. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Buy the thrill of the chase a memoir by fenn, forrest isbn. Click the link below to kickstart your treasure hunt.
He still claims it is the most treasured object in his collection. Forrest fenn historical records and family trees myheritage. Read finding forrest fenn 3rd edition july 2017 by the wolf available from rakuten kobo. It was a thrill that started me on a long journey of adventure and. Up for sale is the famous treasure chest santa fe art dealer forest fenn has hidden in the rocky mountains. It is not uncommon for well known people, especially authors to use a name other than their legal name. Many people believe forrest fenns treasure is located in close proximity to utah. Fenn knows someone who has the entire book of alices adventures in wonderland memorized. Aug 10, 2016 the chapters in my book have very subtle hints but are not deliberately placed to aid the seeker.
Discount prices on books by forrest fenn, including titles like too far to walk. This page is dedicated to the hunt for the forrest fenn treasure. The 10 digit isbn is 0967091799 and the digit isbn is 9780967091792. Forrest fenn treasure quotes is a collection of rare jewels that are as valuable as his hidden chest of gold in the rocky mountains. Posted in october 20 by elizabeth well, the book signing bash. Two teenage boys search for forrest fenns treasure chest full of gold hidden about 3 years ago. This is the test of how people struggles for treasure. The title of this book is too far to walk and it was written by forrest fenn. So, you are looking for a location where the nearest parking or road is roughly 30 to 45 minutes away 30 to 45 minutes for an 80 year old man. In fact, i think if i were to find it while out looking, i would just take one thing as a momento, take some photos as proof, put it all back as well as i could, then email fenn thanking him for the chase. The content is matching the items mentioned by mr fenn over the years as well as his photographs.
Jul 11, 2016 when i hid it and was walking back to my car, i started laughing out loud and i said forrest fenndid you really do that. You may order unsigned copies of the books as these will be shipped. See more ideas about forrest fenn treasure, hidden treasures and treasure maps. I met forrest at collected works book store late this morning where he was busy signing books. In choosing the location, fenn himself told me tony doukopuli fenn was thinking 10,000 years down the road. The product came as described, the book itself is lovely and well made. We can deduce that fenn is the axolotl geoglyph which also has a hat elevation. Unlike his secreted bronze lock box, tucked away for only one worthy finder, his words are easily found and available to all those who.
The chapters in my book have very subtle hints but are not deliberately placed to aid the seeker. Forrest fenn phone, address, court records zabasearch. Jul 11, 2016 not in canada moby dickens book shop signing november 2, 20 not in a graveyard today show may 3, 20 located above 5,000 ft and below 10,200 ft higher than 5000 feet today show march 1, 20 hidden below 10,200 feet true west magazine decemeber 20 issue. Fenn said he did not put a clue in the book on purpose but a lady who helped him produce the book pointed out a clue he did put in the book. The thrill of the chase resource page this book is the remarkable true story of forrest fenns life and of a hidden treasure, secreted somewhere in the mountains north of santa fe. Maybe a little, more for the fun of getting out and enjoying the thrill of the chase than for the actual riches.
New mexico multimillionaire forrest fenn is excited about having you find a treasure worth millions and apparently you are, too. Two teenage boys search for forrest fenn s treasure chest full of gold hidden about 3 years ago. It was just lying there in a plowed field on little elm creek in central texas, waiting for him to come along. Forrest fenn to be at book signing of new book capt. Forrest fenn is the author of the thrill of the chase 3.
I suppose my subconscious began to work on the poem and ponder the places in fenns book. This book is the remarkable true story of forrest fenn s life and of a hidden treasure, secreted somewhere in the mountains north of santa fe. A clue to the coded special words of forrest fenn in the. Where to begin if you want to find forrest fenns treasure. Over the course of 30 minutes, he signed 45 copies of the thrill of the chase and 27 copies of too far to walk. He claimed that he hid the box north of santa fe, new mexico after receiving a diagnosis of fatal kidney cancer in 1988. Mt is the treasure state but according to fenns statements and logic, it does not hold his box of golden treasures unless he lied as he says he does 1585 percent of the time. Forrest fenn to be at book signing of new book capt pappys. The urge to collect started for forrest fenn at age nine when he found his first arrowhead. Additional significant value had been added by forrest fenn with content not previously specified.
I dont think they knew it, because they walked right on past the treasure chest. Forrest fenn reveals clues to his treasure capt pappys blog. As you walked in, there was a long table where forrest was signing books. Fenn said this week via email that the book, once upon a while, has gone to the printer and there will be a book launch nov. Oct 12, 20 forrest fenn treasure quotes is a collection of rare jewels that are as valuable as his hidden chest of gold in the rocky mountains. All revenue raised through sale of this book is donated to cancer research and the terry fox organization. In 1988, at age fiftyeight, the eccentric millionaire and former art. There will be a crowd so go early if you hope to get in to see the author. A look at hoestens part of the story shows just how much passion fenns challenge can provoke. Douglas prestons foreword to forrest fenn s new book. Angulo also spoke to fenns friend, santa fe jeweler marc howard, who said he has already hunted the treasure 20 times. Before you even think of beginning your quest to solve forrest fenns riddle, take a minute and plan out your attack.
Fenn says that the stories in the book contain hints to the chests location as well as the poem found in the chapter gold and more which contains nine clues that will lead a searcher to the chest. The clues in the poem seem to fit into utahs geography and one popular theory is the treasure may be located in a place called lodore canyon. One afternoon in early spring 2014, i received my new copy of too far to walk tftw and after a disagreement with the wife over some trivial thing, i drove to west yellowstone to see what fenn was talking about. The bottom line is that fenns book is flawed and frustrating. Forrest fenn was born circa 1907, at birth place, louisiana, to robert j fenn and katie fenn. Forrest is one of the most honest men i know, he told today. This book is the remarkable true story of forrest fenns life and of a hidden treasure, secreted somewhere in the mountains north of santa fe. If you want to read more about the thrill of the chase, check out. This video provides insights about pointers to the actual location of the forrest fenn treasure referred to in the book the thrill of the chase. I hope im allowed to announce that slurbs plans to retrieve fenns. Local author forrest fenn publishes latest book albuquerque. The intense interest of serious treasure hunters leads them to parse fenns every word, written or spoken, and even interpret pictures of his home and backyard that hes posted on the web. There is a chest filled with 42 pounds of gold coins and nuggets hidden in the rocky mountains somewhere. Just wondering if forrest fenn is forrest fenns real name the name on his license, the name he files his taxes under, etc or if it is a pen name or psudemem.
If you want to read more about the thrill of the chase, check out forrest fenns website, the old santa fe trading co. Douglas prestons foreword to forrest fenns new book. When i hid it and was walking back to my car, i started laughing out loud and i said forrest fenndid you really do that. Wikipedia thanks to tobys video, i got to enjoy forrest fenns book signing event in taos last month at moby dickens. The poem being a map of the book forrest fenns treasure. The forrest fenn treasure horde received a surge of attention wednesday when the 82yearold multimillionaire told erika angulo at today that hed buried a hidden chest filled with millions of dollars in gold and gemstones. Fenn is the walking man, fenn is the football player, fenn is the other football man. Picture clues of forrest fenn in the thrill of the chase book summary. Forrest has mentioned that it took him two trips from his car to place the treasure. Jan 01, 2010 buy the thrill of the chase a memoir by fenn, forrest isbn. This book contains more images and stories about jh sharp than the 1984 biography. He even personalized half a dozen or more books to specific buyers.
The book contains clues to the treasures location as forrest fenn invites readers to join in the thrill of the. This book is an updated biography of native american painter jh sharp, revised after forrest fenn came across a collection of scrapbooks dedicated to the artists life. Oct 25, 20 first the clues major fenn did know he gave. Write some questions you would like fenn to answer in the comments and if i get a chance i will try to ask them when i. The clues in the poem seem to fit into utahs geography and one popular theory. Follow these 9 clues to find forrest fenns treasure. Millionaire forrest fenn announced a new clue on today on friday for eager seekers of the gold and precious jewels hes hidden in the west. There are nine sentences in the poem and nine clues.
Then read my book again, this time looking for subtle hints that will help solve the clues. The book contains clues to the treasures location as forrest fenn invites readers to join in the thrill of the chase. Finding forrest fenn 3rd edition july 2017 ebook by the. Estimates on the value of the chest range from one to three million dollars. There is information available which will greatly reduce your search area. Then read the poem over and over and over, slowly thinking. James porowski is a psychologist with specialties in personality development. Browse the amazon editors picks for the best books of 2019, featuring our favorite reads in more than a dozen categories. Local author forrest fenn publishes latest book albuquerque journal. Founded in 1997, has become a leading book price comparison site. It would make perfect sense if each sentence is a clue. Not in canada moby dickens book shop signing november 2, 20 not in a graveyard today show may 3, 20 located above 5,000 ft and below 10,200 ft higher than 5000 feet today show march 1, 20 hidden below 10,200 feet.
Find forrest fenns phone number, address, and email on spokeo, the leading online directory for contact information. Forrest fenn was a pilot in the united states air force, obtaining the rank of major and awarded the silver star for his. Signed by both forrest fenn and carleen milburn with a personalization to robert g. These words are encoded, however, of which forrest knew i was going to do. Thrill of the chase book signing for fennboree raffle drawing. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. As many know, the special words were given to me by forrest to share with searchers. Forrest fenn hid a treasure chest several years ago filling it with gold and jewels, and placed it somewhere in the rocky mountains north of santa fe, new mexico. Book finding forrest fenn thrill of the chasethrill of. Fenn might have provided valuable insights into oss operations in chinaparticularly about the nebulous gbt networkbut the apparent falsehoods make detailed research and factchecking in oss records a necessity before fenns work can be. Forrest fenn s book and story prompted a treasure hunt in the rocky mountains of new mexico, colorado, wyoming, and montana.1059 944 1290 1293 1310 323 1165 1339 190 1060 84 654 199 106 787 757 421 1418 255 816 21 272 961 1244 1257 26 1459 1344 741 833 869 814 568 1141 442 169 1246 153 661 863 689 903