For more than a century, Oak Island has remained the source of much fascination for both historians and treasure hunters around the world. According to legend, a 300-year-old treasure lies at the bottom of a dangerous and mysterious pit on the island. From the long-lost treasure of the Knights Templar to Shakespeare’s missing plays, historians have plenty of theories about what might hide at the bottom of the so-called “Money Pit…”
Since its discovery, many have tried to excavate the Money Pit on Oak Island. Sadly, few have ever uncovered anything interesting. That all changed, however, when two brothers from Michigan arrived on the small island off the Canadian coast. Together, along with their incredible team, these brothers have discovered Oak Island’s biggest secrets!
Growing Up In Michigan
Back in 1965, the Lagina brothers, 11-year-old Rick and 8-year-old Marty, simply enjoyed an ordinary childhood life in Michigan. Just like many other boys their age, they loved stories of adventure and intrigue. Soon enough, the youngsters became obsessed with treasure hunting. They even created treasure hunts for one another in their backyard! And Rick and Marty would never give up on their dreams to become treasure hunters as adults.
As you can imagine, when young Rick picked up his parents’ issue of Reader’s Digest and found an article on the Oak Island treasure, he became immediately intrigued. Fascinated by the historical mystery of Oak Island, the brothers started finding out everything they could about the treasure. As the years, passed, the fire inside Rick and Marty never died…