Buena Vista Canyon Pl

The Buena Vista Canyon Pl is a gold mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,400 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Buena Vista Canyon Pl  

State:  Nevada

County:  Pershing

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1,646 Meters)

Commodity: Gold

Lat, Long: 40.4472, -118.13530

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Buena Vista Canyon Pl MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Buena Vista Canyon Pl


Primary: Gold


State: Nevada
County: Pershing

Land Status

Land ownership: Unknown
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Placer
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Comment (Location): ALSO IN SECTION 26.


Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR MINES BULL. 89, 1977, P. 97, 99, PL. 2A

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1356, 1973, P. 76

Reference (Deposit): USGS GEOL MAP GQ-820, 1969, 1/62,500

Nevada Gold

Gold Districts of Nevada

Nevada has a total of 368 distinct gold districts. Of the of those, just 36 are major producers with production and/or reserves of over 1,000,000 ounces, 49 have production and/or reserves of over 100,000 ounces, with the rest having less than 100,000 ounces. Read more: Gold Districts of Nevada.