"Get your kids out in the countryside, take them fishing and get them away from their little hand-held machines," he told TODAY.
Forrest Fenn reads some of the nearly 7,500 emails he's received from treasure hunters hoping for a hint.
Me, my older brother, this chick he's trying to hook up with and her friend, this cool kid, chubby kid, and Asian dude are gonna find this shite.
Imagine paying the taxes on that treasure as soon as you find it
As I have gone alone in there And with my treasures bold, I can keep my secret where, And hint of riches new and old.
Begin it where warm waters halt And take it in the canyon down, Not far, but too far to walk. Put in below the home of Brown.
From there it’s no place for the meek, The end is drawing ever nigh; There’ll be no paddle up your creek, Just heavy loads and water high.
If you’ve been wise and found the blaze, Look quickly down, your quest to cease But tarry scant with marvel gaze, Just take the chest and go in peace.
So why is it that I must go And leave my trove for all to seek? The answers I already know I’ve done it tired, and now I’m weak
So hear me all and listen good, Your effort will be worth the cold. If you are brave and in the wood I give you title to the gold.
It's simple it can't be too far from where he parked his car. He is an old man and probably not able to carry it too far. There's no way he paddled a boat far away while carrying a treasure chest a long way from his car!