The Hard Climb Prospect is a zinc, copper, silver, lead, and gold mine located in Wallowa county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Zinc, Copper, Silver, Lead, Gold
Lat, Long: 45.3125, -117.29667
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Hard Climb Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Hard Climb Prospect
Land StatusAdministrative Organization: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Blue Mountain Section
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: MINERAL ANALYSIS IN REFERENCE|
|Comment: SE 1/4|
|Comment: 3 MINOR SHEAR ZONES|
|Comment: 30 FT. SLOUGHED CUT|
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: DEPOSIT IS LOCATED IN 3 MINOR SHEAR ZONES IN LIMESTONE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WEISS, P. L., AND TUCHEK, E. T., 1971 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF TEN AREAS PROPOSED AS ADDITIONS TO THE EAGLE CAP WILDERNESS, OREGON: U.S.G.S. OPEN-FILE REPORT, P. 43