Unnamed (west side of lower Sunny Gulch)

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10307604
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed (west side of lower Sunny Gulch)

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -147.41076, 63.17763 (WGS84)
Relative position This occurrence is at an elevation of about 4,000 feet, on an isolated knob at the north end of the ridge on the west side of Sunny Gulch, a tributary of Timberline Creek. The map site is in the SW1/4 of sec. 17. T. 21 S., R. 2 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The site is marked on Plate I of Smith (1981). The location is accurate to within 500 feet.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Secondary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -147.41076, 63.17763

Comments on the geologic information

  • Geologic Description = The occurrence is in a small, Cretaceous intermediate intrusion. No other information about the deposit has been made public.
  • Age = Cretaceous or younger.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence

Comments on exploration

  • Status = Inactive

Mining district

District name Valdez Creek

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Alaska Resource Data File ARDF HE199

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Smith, T.E., 1981, Geology of the Clearwater Mountains, south-central Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geologic Report 60, 72 p., 3 sheets, scale 1:63,360.

Comments on the references

  • Primary Reference = Smith, 1981

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 07-APR-00 D.L. Stevens Stevens Exploration Management Corporation