The Gray Eagle Mine is a gold mine located in Boise county, Idaho at an elevation of 4,400 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
Elevation: 4,400 Feet (1,341 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 44.0425, -115.79560
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Gray Eagle Mine MRDS details
Primary: Gray Eagle Mine
Land ownership: National Forest
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.
Administrative Organization: Boise National Forest
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): USGS B-944-C P.301, 1947, ANDERSON; IBMG MINES & PROSPECTS
Reference (Deposit): OF THE CHALLIS QUAD, 1982, MITCHELL.
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