Every time you visit the beach, you see it — kids and puppies are digging everywhere and that guy with a metal detector is looking for a buried treasure. You almost never see them find anything, but ocassionaly they do — and it can be pretty epic. Here are 11 totally awesome things people found on the beach.

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Schmitt family found one million dollars worth of gold just off the coast of Florida. It was sitting just fifteen feet below the water. Now, that’s a lucky find.