Golden Peak Minerals Inc. ( TSX.V:GP) is a mineral exploration company concentrated on the acquisition, exploration, and development of precious metal resource properties in Canada, especially focused on the productive Archean greenstone belts of Ontario and Quebec. The Golden Peak team is experienced in discovering and developing gold projects, from the exploration drill bit or through strategic acquisitions.
On October 28, 2016 Golden Peak entered into option agreements to acquire a 100% interest in a significant land position totaling approximately 7,250 hectares known as the Heikki project, within the Hemlo Gold Belt, Ontario. The Hemlo Gold camp historically produced approximately 21 million ounces of gold from the Golden Giant, David Bell and Page Williams mines over the course of 31 years. As of January 2016, proven and probable reserves from the Hemlo Mines was 917,000 ounces grading 2.16 g/t Au. The Golden Giant Mine, which was decommissioned in 2005, is now part of the David Bell and Williams mines owned by Barrick Gold and remains in production.