The Upper Willow Creek Placer is a gold mine located in Granite county, Montana.
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.
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 46.42361, -113.49944
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Upper Willow Creek Placer MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Upper Willow Creek Placer
District: Anaconda Range Area
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Physiographic Detail: John Long Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene
|Comment: LAT. LONG. CONFLUENCE OF UPPER WILLOW AND NILES GULCH, PLACER MINING UP ALDER, NILES AND MINERS GULCHES ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1971)|
|Comment: SMALL OVERALL PRODUCTION, INTERMITTENTLY. FROM 1904 TO 1945|
Reference Category: Production
Reference: MBMG MEM NO 26, P. 36.
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: MBMG MEM NO 26, P. 35, 36