Category Archives: Geology

Payette Children’s Forest Event

On Saturday, July 12, 2014, Perry Ponshock, Belinda Provancher and Bryan Hardel were involved with a children’s outreach program at the Little Ski Hill just west of McCall.  The event was hosted by the Payette Children’s Forest.  This event brings all sorts of businesses and outreach agencies together to put on an educational event for […]

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American Exploration & Mining Association

Last week, several Midas Gold employees were able to attend the annual Northwest Mining Association (now the American Exploration & Mining Association or AEMA) conference in Reno, Nevada. Chris Dail, Bryan Hardel, and Colter Bennett manned the “Core Shack” while engineering and public relations staff attended short courses and technical sessions, and saw many old […]

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Meadow Creek Mine Underground Workings

As part of resource modeling efforts, Midas Gold geologists have built a 3D model of historic underground workings in the Stibnite-Yellow Pine Mining District. The image below is the former Meadow Creek Mine. From 1932 to 1938, this underground mine produced 50,000 ounces of gold, 185,000 ounces of silver and many tons of antimony. Underground […]

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Doing our Part to Help Fight Fire

As part of our commitment to our community, Midas Gold assisted the U.S. Forest Service and other agencies battling wildfires near the Stibnite Gold Project site.  We provided space for fire crews and helicopters to stage so they had closer access to where the fire was burning.            Interestingly enough, one of the minerals […]

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