The Surprise is a uranium mine located in San Juan county, Colorado at an elevation of 8,999 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.
Elevation: 8,999 Feet (2,743 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 37.73333, -107.70000
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Surprise MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Surprise
Secondary: Elk Mine
County: San Juan
District: Elk Park
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Administrative Organization: San Juan N. F.
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
|Comment: (LAND STATUS AND ADMINISTRATIVE AREA LOCATIONS CALCULATED USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS FOR SAN JUAN N. F.).|