Leppy Peak Sand Dunes

The Leppy Peak Sand Dunes is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 4,229 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: Leppy Peak Sand Dunes  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 4,229 Feet (1,289 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.7525, -114.00194

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Satelite image of the Leppy Peak Sand Dunes

Leppy Peak Sand Dunes MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Leppy Peak Sand Dunes


Commodity

Tertiary: Silica


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Leppy Range


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: M


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: BLANKET


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Sand and Gravel
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Holocene

Name: Sand and Gravel
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): LOCATION IS TO REPRESENTATIVE POINT

Comment (Workings): NO WORKINGS


References

Reference (Deposit): TRIPP, B.T., 1981. ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV

Reference (Production): TRIPP, B.T., 1981. ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV.