Mining Claims for Sale

Gold and Silver Mining Claims for Sale

"We Find Them You Mine Them", that pretty much sums it up. Our goal from the beginning was to create the easiest possible way for you to browse available mining claims all over the Western United States and then when you found one that appealed to you, make it easy to buy. Our inventory of gold and silver mines is constantly revolving, so if you don't find what you are looking for right away keep checking back, or you could also sign up for our weekly newsletter where we will send updates on new mines straight to your inbox. Also, each week we will take two of the claims that haven't sold in our store and place them on Ebay. Those claims will go to the highest bidder.


Claims Currently Available for Purchase


  • Historic Gila Monster Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Tonopah, Nevada

    Historic Gila Monster Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Tonopah, Nevada

    The Gila Monster is a large, working gold mine that has quite simply, just dropped off the maps. The Gila Monster was located in the late 1800’s and operated through 1942, producing mainly gold that was separated on site. The mining camp here included 2 cabins, ore loading bins and machinery.

    $22,000.00
  • Aurora Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Jefferson County, Montana

    Aurora Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Jefferson County, Montana

    The Aurora Gold mine is a lost treasures that has been nearly completely forgotten about. Although its history notes it as a very substantial gold producing property, it sits hidden back in the trees, and what people cannot see, they forget. The Aurora was a complex of a few thousand feet of underground workings. It boasted a few fine tipples. Rail cars and a small tram system.

    $22,000.00
  • Historic Montezuma Gold Mine – lode claim – San Miguel County, Colorado

    Historic Montezuma Gold Mine – lode claim – San Miguel County, Colorado

    The Montezuma-Carribeau Mine is set in the heart of Colorado's historic Ophir Mining District. There are over 67,800' of workings in this mine. That is 12.8 miles of drifting, crosscuts, raises and winzes. Between 1881 and 1913 the mine recovered an estimated 50,000 ounces of gold.

    $39,000.00
  • Historic Hughes Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Gunnison, Colorado

    Historic Hughes Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Gunnison, Colorado

    The Hughes mine is a remote, rich, old, gold mine. The mine and camp are set at the base of a small canyon. The old workshop and miners cabin are still standing. It appears that the last time the mine was worked was the late 1950s, likely a small, high-grade operation, with never more than 8 individuals working the mine; judging by the four bunk-beds in the cabin.

  • Historic Bon Ton (Gold Hill) Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Pitkin, Colorado

    Historic Bon Ton (Gold Hill) Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Pitkin, Colorado

    This is a beautiful, one-of-a-kind site. The Bon Ton has a good history dating back as far as 1862. This massive old property produced millions of dollars in gold and silver before 1900 and continued to produce right up until it was shut down in 1941. The Bon Ton is located on the Cumberland Pass Road as it winds up out of old Pitkin.

    $28,000.00
  • Historic Park Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Coolidge, Montana

    Historic Park Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Coolidge, Montana

    The Park mine is one of several rich mines in Montana's Pioneer mountains. It's located just 1/3 mile from the its neighbor, the massive Elkhorn mine, and works into the same mineralized faults. The tailings we saw from the Park were amazingly rich. Samples taken by the U.S. Bureau of Mines in 1995 ran from 1.05 to 5.8 ounces of gold per ton.

    $51,000.00
  • Historic Pyramid Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Juab County, Utah

    Historic Pyramid Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Juab County, Utah

    The Pyramid claim is located 38 miles outside of Nephi, Utah. These are some of the oldest mines in the West Tintic district, thought to be the same Pyramid mines that were discovered and worked by Porter Rockwell. Good ore is still seen throughout the workings. This historic mine is a prime candidate for high-grading and possible further development.

    $18,000.00
  • Historic Homestake Gold Mines – Two 20 acre lode claims – Sun Valley, Idaho

    Historic Homestake Gold Mines – Two 20 acre lode claims – Sun Valley, Idaho

    These 2 lode claims cover the Homestake mines, a large group of old silver and gold mines. The mines reported conservative reserves of silver in 1929, at $200,000. This pricing with Silver at .53 an ounce means that there is an estimated reserve of 377,358 ounces. In today's values, that silver is worth $7,547,169.00. Plenty of history here, with a lot of ore still inside the mines.

    $46,000.00
  • Puma City Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Park County, Colorado

    Puma City Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Park County, Colorado

    The Puma City mine is located in one of the more remote areas of Colorado. The mine is named for the old town of Puma City, that used to service the mine. The town was located just below the mine, but is long gone today. The area is stunning on its own, but there are also some very rich mines in the area that were producing substantial gold values (2-6 oz per ton) into the early 1900s.

    $16,000.00
  • Historic Viking Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Powell County, Montana

    Historic Viking Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Powell County, Montana

    This claim covers two distinct mines and camps. The claim is set in the heart of the Ontario (Elliston) mining district and surrounded by thick, lush, green forest. The workings are documented to be cut onto a rich lode of gold bearing ore that is from 14 inches to 7 feet wide and runs to a fault line where the richest gold ore has been documented at 8 ounces per ton.

    $32,000.00
  • Historic Roosevelt Gold Mine – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claim – Gunnison County, Colorado

    Historic Roosevelt Gold Mine – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claim – Gunnison County, Colorado

    The Roosevelt is mining operation was a massive undertaking that includes: a branded and gated adit entrance, a double battery (10 stamp) mill, a power station and much, much more. The Roosevelt tunnel was driven to intercept three rich ore veins from mines on the other side of the mountain. A placer claim covers the river and a lode claim covers the mine.

    $180,000.00
  • Historic Sweeney Gold Mines – Two(2)- Twenty (20) acre lode claims – Beaverhead County, Montana

    Historic Sweeney Gold Mines – Two(2)- Twenty (20) acre lode claims – Beaverhead County, Montana

    The Sweeney Mining Claims are located on a beautiful mountainside. The mines contain thousands of feet of workings. There are many high to mid-grade tailings piles around the site, but inside the mine is where the ores really shine though. Near the bottom of these workings sits a beautiful tipple, that was likely used as a haulage point in the mine's heyday.

    $24,000.00
  • Hard Luck  Gold Mines – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claims – Powell County, Montana

    Hard Luck Gold Mines – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claims – Powell County, Montana

    The Hard Luck claims are a collection of a lode and a placer claim, located just outside Elliston, Montana. The two claims overlap each other and cover all of the workings of this historic site. The Mines were first worked in the 1880s. A nice, high-grade ore pile sits outside the primary adit. The claim covers a shaft, a few prospects and an adit.

    $12,000.00
  • Montreal Star  – 20 acre lode claim – Butte, Montana

    Montreal Star – 20 acre lode claim – Butte, Montana

    The Montreal Star is a historic, high production gold and silver mine, that was originally worked back in 1906. There is excellent access from the nearby highway. Survey teams documented extensive rich ores in the discarded tailings. These tailings amount to over 500,000 tons easily, and processing them should provide a good return.

    $21,000.00
  • Historic Red Hill Silver Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Lordsburg, New Mexico

    Historic Red Hill Silver Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Lordsburg, New Mexico

    The Red Hill claim is remote and desolate, but serene, with gorgeous views. Roads to the claim have long been forgotten. The teams noted a lot of very rich silver and some quartz with minimal amounts of visible gold. A stunning amount of tailings speaks to the massive workings of the mine.

    $16,000.00
  • Historic Frida Marie Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Silver Star, Montana

    Historic Frida Marie Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Silver Star, Montana

    The Frida Marie is the epitome of a lost, productive, Montana gold mine. This is a excellent mine for the small scale to medium scale miner, with substantial outside workings it would be a simple task to process ores on site directly from the pit and ship concentrates out for smelting. All of the necessary requirements are in place making it a gem of a site.

    $22,000.00
  • Historic Red Buck Gold Mines – 2- 20 acre lode claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    Historic Red Buck Gold Mines – 2- 20 acre lode claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    The Red Buck Claim group is an entire mining operation. Cabins, a complete mill, a saw mill, lode mines, shafts, adits, an assay office and more. This is a one of a kind site, its high country Colorado. Thousands of ounces of gold have been turned out of the Red Buck. There are an estimated 5000 ounces in unprocessed ores at the mill.

    $85,000.00
  • Sourdough Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Beaverhead County, Montana

    Sourdough Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Beaverhead County, Montana

    The Sourdough is a very remote and secluded claim. The roads are almost completely overgrown and it's clear that no one has visited these mines in a very long time. These are very targeted digs that expose lodes of quartz, gold and silver. An interesting note regarding this claim is that a good sized cabin has been erected directly over a small shaft cut on quartz and gold ores.

  • Historic King’s Canyon Mine – 2 claims – Lode & Placer – Jackson County, Colorado

    Historic King’s Canyon Mine – 2 claims – Lode & Placer – Jackson County, Colorado

    The King's Canyon claims are a great example of elusive, but massive gold mines, which Colorado is known for. A well maintained road passes within a mile of the claims, but the mines lie hidden up an old overgrown road. There are two claims, a lode and placer, that cover two separate mining operations. Estimated years of operation were from the 18960s-1940s. The area is a mining wonderland.


Mining Claims Currently on Ebay


  • Cumberland Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Crested Butte, Colorado

    Cumberland Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Crested Butte, Colorado

    Colorado claims are always a great find, some are more impressive than others. This would be one of the more impressive ones. This is a high-mountain site, set at 11,700 feet, with gorgeous views. Surveyors reported free-mill gold on the claim. The entrances have collapsed and would need to be cleared out and cleaned up before they could be worked.

  • Historic Capital Gold Mines – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claims – Beaverhead County, Montana

    Historic Capital Gold Mines – 20 acre lode & 20 acre placer claims – Beaverhead County, Montana

    The Capital claim is a collection of four rich, productive mines, located in Montana's Argenta district. Visible free-milling gold was found in several spots around the claim. It's a miner's paradise: a historic mine, tons of old relics, gold, water, timber that can be used in support of the mining operation, and plenty of work to be had.


Summary of Patented Claims for Sale in Our Store


  • Adelaide Mine – 120 Acres of Patented Property – Humboldt County, Nevada

    Adelaide Mine – 120 Acres of Patented Property – Humboldt County, Nevada

    The Adelaide mine is a historic high-grade copper, silver and gold mine. This mine was the largest mine in the Gold Run district of Humboldt County, Nevada. In it's heyday 70 tons of ore were raised daily and sent to the reduction plant, and three shifts were kept continually at work. This property includes 120 acres of patented land. This historical property is ready for drilling and development.

    $3,500,000.00
  • Lynn Creek – 320 Acres of Patented Property – Carlin, Nevada

    Lynn Creek – 320 Acres of Patented Property – Carlin, Nevada

    The Gold Ranch aka Lynn Creek placer gold property is located 20 miles north of Carlin, Nevada, in the most prolific gold mining district in the Western Hemisphere: the Carlin Trend. The property lies 2 miles away from Barrick's Goldstrike mine, which produced 902,000 ounces of gold alone in 2014 with 9.6 million in proven and probable reserves. The Lynn Creek placers lie on the other side of a major thrust fault from the mines at Carlin. While the mines at Carlin have finely disseminated gold, the gold found in the Lynn Creek is much larger, averaging 920-960.

    $1,600,000.00
  • 120+ Acres – Santiago Gold Mine – Georgetown, Colorado

    120+ Acres – Santiago Gold Mine – Georgetown, Colorado

    The Santiago Mine is in Colorado’s East Argentine Mining District. It has become known as the Mother Lode of the district because of the uniform tenor of ore with gold increasing at depth. The Santiago ore body is productive for over a mile, and is traceable for 15 miles. Conservative estimates put the reserves as $366,000,000 of recoverable ore.

    $33,000,000.00
  • Dorado Property – 38+ acre Patented Gold Placer Operation-  Weaverville, California

    Dorado Property – 38+ acre Patented Gold Placer Operation- Weaverville, California

    Fully-Permitted Producing Placer Gold Mine, Northern California. Machinery included in this water based placer operation that has been approved and permitted by the U.S. forest service. Crystal clear trout streams and abundant wildlife, beautiful scenic views, along with a potential seven (7) digit yearly income available from gold production. More details are available for serious potential buyers.

    $7,000,000.00

We are the original. Don’t get fooled by others pretending to do what we do. GRE, Inc. is the premier seller of valuable  gold and silver mining claims. Research your properties and your sellers. You will get what you pay for.

GRE Inc. Gold Mine Mining Claims

When purchasing a mining claim, information is key and the more the better. Search through our inventory; find a site that speaks to you. Get the information on it, then work it.

We claim mines all over the West: Idaho, Montana, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, California, New Mexico and Oregon. We examine, map and stake these claims, giving you current and up-to-date information you can rely on. A mining claim is a tangible asset. It can be sold, traded or used as collateral. It is an asset recognized by the State and Federal governments.

The next step, putting you on your mine.

We have worked very hard to make this process as simple as possible. No one wants a hassle, you just want your claim, done correctly, in hand. Our Mine Surveyors do quite a bit of research on-site and our office web-team scours historic documents to learn about the history of the mine and the background on the mining district. This information is combined with the proper documentation and these claims are ready to be transferred to you.

When you find the claim you want, it should be as simple as simple point and click. We also offer in house financing, on most sites to make them attainable for everyone.

It is a well-documented fact that mining has made more millionaires than any other industry in the world. It's not easy, and there are no guarantees, but gold is where you find it.

Other Services Offered by GRE

We offer a plethora of other services to get you rolling and keep you rolling at whatever speed you wish. Additional services are available for an additional fee. See our services.

Inventory

Our inventory of mining claims is constantly revolving. We sell an average of 3 claims per week and our best claims often sell pretty fast. When you see something you like, you can call or email us to make an offer. Offers are accepted during business hours, 9:00-500 Monday through Friday, and we usually will have a response for you within 24 hours. If you would like to finance a site, please contact us and we can send you all of the relevant information.

Learn More About Mining Claims

We've also put together quite a few articles about mining in our education center - Mining 101 - where we cover a wide range of topics ranging from how to work your mine to common legal questions people ask about their mining claims. We will continue to add to this education center, so that you have all of the information that you need to first evaluate if mining is something you would like to get into and if so, provide all of the resources to help you get started.