Mist Creek

Prospect, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale SD
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-6
Latitude 57.99329
Longitude -133.85363
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy A group of 19 placer claims was staked near the mouth of Mist Creek in 1980. They are in the SW1/4 section 1, T. 45 S., R. 71 E.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Redman and others (1989) took a sample on a group of 19 placer claims that were staked in 1980 and allowed to lapse two years later. Only a trace of gold was in the sample.
Geologic map unit (-133.855371704132, 57.9929532422413)
Mineral deposit model Placer gold (Cox and Singer, 1989; model 39a).
Mineral deposit model number 39a
Age of mineralization Quaternary.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration A group of placer claims was staked in 1980 and allowed to lapse two years later. Redman and others (1989) found no trace of workings.
Indication of production Undetermined
Production notes Doubtful but possibly minor.