Utah Mining Claims

Utah Mining Claims for Sale

Many people don't think of Utah as a mining state, but Utah has over 150 mining districts, with some of the most notable producing millions of ounces of gold. The Gold Hill Mining District produced over 25,900 ounces of gold. The Bingham Mining District has produced over 25 million ounces of gold. The Mercur Mining District produced over 2.6 million ounces of gold. The Tintic Mining District 2.7 million ounces of gold. Utah’s rich mining legacy use to be found all over, with thousands of old mine shafts and adits, historic structures such as headframes and buildings, and tailings. The BLM estimates that there are approximately 10,697  abandoned mines on public land in Utah.

We typically stake claims in Utah in the Spring and Fall. If we currently don’t have any mining claims in Utah feel free to check out our other mines in the Western United States. If you would like to receive updates on our new mining claims we invite you to sign up for our weekly newsletter.

Current Mining Claims in the Western United States

Arizona

California

Colorado

  • Historic Doctor Park Mine – 60 ac. lode & 20 ac. Placer claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    Historic Doctor Park Mine – 60 ac. lode & 20 ac. Placer claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    Historic world class mines, 25 miles outside of Gunnison, Colorado. A 1916 report labels this mine “The greatest freak of nature…it is a mine which already has brought its owners excellent returns, and as the deposit of ore appears to be inexhaustible, the wealth that will come from the mine will rank among the millions.” Water and cabins on the claim. Best suited for a serious miner who has the capital to invest in a mining operation.

    $45,000.00
  • Historic Mingo Gold Mine – 20 acre lode & Placer claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    Historic Mingo Gold Mine – 20 acre lode & Placer claims – Gunnison County, Colorado

    The Mingo is a lost treasure; likely worked prior to 1890 and then forgotten. The mine has been cut following the highest grade gold and quartz vein. There are other veins showing good ores that have scarcely been touched. There is also a high grade pile outside the mine. A placer claim covers the water that runs down the center of the claim, with fleck gold visible in the water.

    $32,000.00

Idaho

Montana

  • Historic Galena Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Silver Star, Montana

    Historic Galena Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Silver Star, Montana

    The Galena mine and camp is a historically documented working of the Silver Star district. Noted with production of gold and some silver with lead (Galena). The mine overlooks the valley and the town of Silver Star. Gold can be found in the tailings and at the entrance of the mine. Free-milling and easy to process by hand.

    $21,000.00
  • Historic Capitol Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – Beaverhead County, Montana

    Historic Capitol Gold Mines – 20 acre lode claim – 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.

    $34,000.00

Nevada

  • Historic Wildhorse Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Pershing County, Nevada

    Historic Wildhorse Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Pershing County, Nevada

    The Wildhorse mining claim is nestled in the remote hills of Pershing county, Nevada. A 1973 report on the property is simply amazing, and show what a small mining operation should be. A husband and wife team were producing $70k to$ 80k per year in 1970’s numbers. In today’s dollars, that is $360k to $418K. These numbers and values were recorded with the US Mint where the metals were sold.

    $55,000.00

New Mexico

  • Historic Hancock Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Deming, New Mexico

    Historic Hancock Gold Mine – 20 acre lode claim – Deming, New Mexico

    One of the largest and certainly the most productive gold and silver mines of the Tres Hermanas mining district, the Hancock is a collection of mines that have produced hundreds of thousands of dollars in gold and silver. The total visible workings of the combined shafts, drifts and raises is roughly 1100' but there is likely much more.

    $22,000.00

Oregon

Wyoming

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