Dick's Lode

Prospect, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-4
Latitude 60.28
Longitude -154.24
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy Prospect located near the shore of Lake Clark, near the Kijik River. This is locality 23 of Nelson and others (1985). Locality accurate within 1,600 m.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The only information on the site is that lode claims were staked in granite porphyry (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973). The granite porphyry has phenocrysts of quartz, plagioclase, and potassic feldspar up to 4 mm across in a groundmass of quartz, potassic feldspar, and plagioclase grains up to 1 mm across (Nelson and others, 1983; unit TKi10).
Geologic map unit (-154.242213019467, 60.279334812044)
Mineral deposit model Unknown
Age of mineralization Granite in vicinity is Cretaceous to Tertiary (Nelson and others, 1983; unit TKi10).
Alteration of deposit Unknown

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Unknown
Indication of production Undetermined
Reserve estimates No reserves
Production notes No production

Additional comments

Site is in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve.


MRDS Number A106352


Reporters D.P. Bickerstaff (USGS)
Last report date 6/15/1998