Abitibi 2016

October 11th-October 15th


October 11th: Drive to Timmins with stops on the way.

  • Batholith Complex

  • Fragmental Krist

  • Timmins Museum

  • Timiskaming/Porcupine Unconformity

October 12th: Spend the day in Timmins area, drive to Val d'Or.

  • Serpentine Mountain

  • Banded Iron Formation

  • Hutt Township

  • Mineralised basalts

October 13th: Agnico Eagle's LaRonde mine tour.

  • Au-rich VMS

  • Lunch provided by Agnico Eagle

  • Tour of outcrops

October 14th: (AM)-Agnico Eagle-Yamana Gold's Canadian Malartic Mine tour. (PM)- Integra Gold's Lamaque Gold Project

  • Low-grade, large tonnage oxidized intrusion-related gold deposit

  • Orogenic gold system property tour

October 15th: Travel back to Sudbury

  • Potential stops in the morning on the way back to Sudbury (TBD)

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