The Pipestone Hot Springs is a geothermal mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 4,560 feet.
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Elevation: 4,560 Feet (1,390 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Geothermal
Lat, Long: 45.8967, -112.23170
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Pipestone Hot Springs MRDS details
Primary: Pipestone Hot Springs
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Geothermal
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CIRC.726, 1975 P.40
Reference (Deposit): SEVERAL SPRINGS
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