About Us

Alan Chenworth is a geologist working in Northern Utah.  While he has spent a lot of time prospecting in Utah, he has also he has panned for gold in creeks across much of the west, including Alaska. 
Alan opened The Riding Tree Press to publish his book, A Guide to Gold Panning in Utah, in 2006.  His wife Tonya assists him in all areas of the buisiness.   Feel free to contact us with questions or comments regarding the book or its distribution.
 
Pictured below is the auther and son drywashing above Moab.


A Guide to Gold Panning in Utah