The Treacherous Treasure Hunt of Forrest Fenn

Published on Sep 7, 2018
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  • We're shooting our post mortem episode Monday, so make sure to leave your questions down below!

    • Please do a pt 2. Also, these 2 are amazing together

    • You got close but then your definition of blaze was wrong ...

    • I live in Albuquerque!! I'm so glad they visited here lmao

    • #postmortem what would shane and ryan do if they ever found a treasure?? #boogara #butwouldmarryshane

  • I feel like there should be a buzzfeed unsolved true crime episode on xxxtentacion

  • Could it be very possible that someone could have found the treasure but didn’t tell anyone. Like there isn’t a rule that says “tell everyone you found the treasure”.

  • *Ryan, playfully and jokingly:* What if we run into fellow treasure hunters? Ready for a tussle? Haha *Shane:* *I'VE GOT A KNIFE I'LL STRAIGHT MURDER SOMEONE*

  • Look in the trees like inside them😂😂😂

  • Why do I literally want them to find it more than I would want myself to find it?

  • Oi oi if blazes is white what about the rapids the water is white

  • You guys should investigate the unsolved murder of Edna M. Posey! The case is both grisly and bizarre! A man was convicted of Edna's murder, but he was later retried and found not guilty. So who murdered and mutilated poor Edna? Inquiring minds want to know! us-tv.org/tv/video-3Tvp0St7IPo.html

  • could the blaze not be some kind of trail blaze, it could be higher up on a tree or something?

  • Don’t give up guys , I believe in you ........one day .....one ....day... you will find the treasure 💰 Try Again

  • Everyone is wrong. He never said it was under lava, and lava is in the nether which just so happens to have blazes. Also since water is not wet makes it so lava can be. Also to make the portal to the nether you can go into a canyon where obsidian lies. Finally Montana is also known as Hanna Montana which was known to have good songs that are lit, which fires get lit which leads to the nether. He might want to lie in the nether fortress because there are other people who did and became wither skeletons which he might strive to be. My theory is definitely correct but might have more space for confirmation so comment and like this comment so they can see and go find the treasure.

  • Spoiler alert: they don't find it

  • “Not far, but too far to walk” swim.

  • Couldn't a blaze be a mark on a tree of a rock?

  • 6:35 I want the fu***** treasure

  • What if when they found a square thingy they cut the video and succesfully found the treasure and then they looking for a rock that almost like a perfect square shape and then they roll the camera and the camera man was the one who carriy the box and they make a fake ending just Like what they said on the last scene.

  • I think the area with the white rock was super promising!!

  • You boys need a metal detector

  • Spoiler... they find a square rock

  • Why didn't yall take a metal detector

  • You guys should do this another time but with more research

  • *theres a lot of shrubbage*

  • what if the chest was just wrapped or disguised to look like a rock? which is why people have ‘seen’ it or been within a certain distance, but they didn’t realise that that’s what it was? realistically, i doubt its just a big box sitting out in the open, maybe it is bronze or whatever but underneath a layer of rock.

  • Just saying,, that one of the last line in poem says "it'll worth the cold" or something,, it kept bugging me like when the weather gets cold like winter or night time u might see it in a different light.. n the line where he said lay to rest or something is maybe something like a clearing or a safe place or with a nice view,, what i meant is maybe u need to relate it to fenn himself, what he loves or how he can 'continue' his adventure in the afterlife

  • its 100% behind a waterfall... its clichee af and fits the poem.

  • What if he didn't even hide any treasure and just wanted people to get out and explore

  • Ep 2 pls

  • What about blazing water?

  • Woooo!! I wish I would have seen you guys there!!

  • They have to make part 2 of this

  • My husband just said a 'blaze' could be a small chip made in a tree as a trail marker, ie "blazing a trail"

  • Medal detector?

  • hay i love that you achoo tryed to find the tresher

  • imagine if the camera man found the treasure lol

  • PART TWO PART TWO PART TWO

  • Can we get another series for this pleaseeee?

  • Not that it may help but the word Blaze can mean fire, and speed. So my guess would be the check if anything was burnt or was an area known for wildfires, or to look at the speed of any nearby water formations such as lakes, rivers, ponds, and streams. When considering Blaze as speed, it would mean fast speed. I'm not sure about this but the word meek can describe the sounds of wildlife such as deer and foxs and sometimes bears, but that is all the information I have right now and if it helped you or not we could only tell if you make another video

  • My pastor passed away looking for this treasure

  • idk but at 25:10 there’s a tree w weird marks on it maybe it’s there ??

  • W

  • It’d be hilarious if that rock was the chest and they just screwed up

  • "Put in" below the home of brown. If the Moreno river is the home of brown, you need to put in a boat. Putting in could be referencing to floating down the Moreno river on a boat, since he was a fisher and all that. Also floating in a boat is a lot less physically taxing for an eighty year old man to accomplish in one afternoon.

  • Ryan and Shane: *Looking desperately for the treasure* Forrest: *W H E E Z E*

  • Why do I feel like it's inside or near that square rock 🤔 Hey!! in my defense he said something along the line of if you're smart, look down or something like that, maybe you have to look at the bottom of that rock...😅😅😅

  • Fenn probably made it all up to have a laugh

  • almost busted a nut when he said there was a box but then it was a rock

  • Why didn't you take a metal detector....🤔

  • They should create a treasure hunting series!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • I tapped on the disc to subscribe (since I'm on a phone) then I looked down at the whole long script of words that I don't wanna read but Ii might have to...

  • You know even if they didn't find the treasure they still brought that town the treasure of tourism cause they've kinda become icons now days, so people will wanna go there and try to find it.

  • what if the real treasure is just the friends we made along the way?

  • lol it’s in Browns Canyon

  • Ruining History Season 2 when?

  • Just noticed the wheeze mug, (wheeze)

  • I just remembered a blaze is a white marking on a tree to show people the way to something

  • Make a part 2 finding it

  • I'm pretty sure it's camouflaged somewhere at 26:22

    • is it me or does it look like a chest

    • look in front of the man in the indiana jones outfit

    • it is

  • Purple???

  • It is probably fake and he just wanted you to look

  • Try again with a metal detector

  • It’s buried under the marble rock

  • One thing is for sure: That treasure is still out there somewhere, for nobody knows where.

  • I love that they swear. It makes me giggle and I also get to learn something. Keep em coming guys.

  • Who was in 200ft of the treasure and how did they know that?

  • Why wouldn’t you guys bring a metal detector?

  • There are maple trees that have a fall color resembling a fire blaze. Autumn blaze, October glory, Mesa Glow are just a few. What if the box is at the base of a flame colored maple by a waterfall....

  • Marble marvel anyone that white rock could have been what he was talking about

  • I ALMOST SHAT MYSELF WHEN THEY THOUGHT THEY SAW THE CHEST

  • I'd like to imagine that the box was somewhere down that hill side at 26:50, they just didn't look long enough. They might've been within 10 feet of the treasure and never knew it.

  • why is michael myers in your closet

  • You should do a part to for the search for treasure

  • The Golden Ghouls

  • diktet er i et sted der hvor han har sikkrt reiset med fly for å komme ditt

  • I love watching this but i also hate it at the same time because it doesn't have a conclusion

  • Ryan: "I hope I don't end up on that wall." Shane: "Keep running your mouth and you will." 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • i really hope that someone does find it before Fenn passes away, I'd love for him to know someone found it

  • Can you do a Part 2

  • 4 full seasons and still no ghosts or demons or hidden treasures found, no solved mysteries at all, 0% success rate. Whatever ill still come back for next season.

    • This is because this is the true crime series.

  • Ok, BUT! The freaking blaze. It can't be something like a tree or a rock that could change with season and erosion and stuff. I thing the white blaze is referring to the white water that the waterfall creates. I think it might be at the bottom of the waterfall, underneath the water.

  • I bet some people that have watched this episode will find it using their hard work of thought process haha....man I wish i was closer to go that quest too!

  • I imagined someone already found the treasure and took the time to sculpt a middle finger in the rocks and leave a note that says “too late idiots”

  • You have come closer but You would have to bring the thing the beeps Here the metal and be found

  • city boys 101

  • There's probably no treasure

  • what if the cold waters leads to the waterfall and the waterfall is the blaze, and then the treasure is behind the waterfall

  • What isfthere really is no box of treasure and he just wanted people o explore the world

  • What if there is no treasure but it's just to get people out seeing the world he loved so much. He could be sitting at home laughing at all of the people trying to find it

  • That guy is sitting on a cloud with a harf and laughing at the prank he pulled.

  • God shane is full on gawking at ryan when he sees his outfit

  • At 14:25 you'll notice that the guy on the left has A BONA/STIFFY?

  • I live in Albuquerque, it’s so weird to see my town on a video

  • One other theory was going outside and looking for for it becoausebot had money if it didn’t and if you did find it than it is not his it’s someone else’s

  • the warm waters clue,maybe he referring to a volcanic spring?

  • I’m surprised no one went Trevor(from gta)on forest fenn

  • when i saw the line "in the wood" i thought that it would be hidden in a tree maybe

  • Hihi I’m from Nova Scotia and you guys should really check out oak island!! Would make for a great episode 😊

  • y not look further down after the square rocks?

  • i know this might seem racist but the home of brown native americans ya know

  • What if it’s behind a waterfall somewhere?

  • i want a pt2 where they use our comments and further research to keep looking. this was fun to watch despite them not even finding it and it would be nice to have a pt2.