Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Cordilleran Continental Arc (003pCu2004x)
Group name Huckleberry Group
Included sites Damascus Ag vein; Group includes Huckleberry and Ox Lake deposits and Seel prospect.
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -127.094120452, 53.653788251
Geologic map unit -127.094120452, 53.653788251
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 83Ma
Age determination method U-Pb zircon
Age range 83 Ma (Inferred from U-Pb zircon age for Huckleberry.)
Age reference unknown
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks diorite
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu, Au, Ag
Minor commodities Pb, Zn
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments 16,000 m of drilling in 80 holes on a 42,377-acre property; 7 holes with >100-m ore-grade intercepts. Grades: 0.46 percent Cu, 0.012 percent Mo, 0.364 g/t Au, 4.538 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References Schroeter and others (2006); Gold Reach Resources Ltd. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)
Gold Reach Resources Ltd., 2008: Gold Reach Resources Ltd. Web page accessed 2008, at
Schroeter, Tom; Cathro, Michael; Grieve, David; Lane, Robert; Pardy, Jamie; and Wojdak, Paul, 2006, British Columbia mining and mineral exploration overview 2005: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Information Circular 2006-1, 20 p.