Union Park Gold 002
Unpatented Placer Claim
CMC # 106320718
Tincup Mining District
Gunnison County, Colorado
Price: 4,750 USD
Buy the Union Park Gold 002 Unpatented Placer Claim for 4,750 USD outright.
(1) Finance in house with a down payment of 1,900 USD and a monthly payment of 131.18 USD for 24 months.
Gold, Silver, & Lead
Flake & Fines
The Union Park Gold 002 Unpatented Placer Mining Claim is located within a small tributary stream and drainage that flows into the main Union Park / Lottis Creek Drainage. The claim features a small stream and numerous high bench placer areas. The source of the gold found on Union Park 002 Placer is believed to have been eroded down to the claim from a small quartz outcroppping. There is significant quartz float located within the claim boundaries.
Dispersed Camping is allowed on the claim for up to 14 continuous days.
The claim has been sheltered from the large hydraulic placer mines located downstream due to the high altitude nature of claim compared to other lower elevation drainages. The claim does have remnants of small hand dug workings.
4WD pickup truck accessible via dirt Forest Service RD approximately 5 miles from the Taylor Trading Post. The Forest Service RD terminates at the claim and is a great place to set up camp!
The town of Tincup is located about 60 minutes from the town of Gunnison, Colorado. With access to the town/claim from Gunnison being via Almont Canyon.
The claim is at around 10,00 feet above sea level and the accessible mining season generally runs from May - October depending upon snow conditions. From November to April the claim is only accessible via snow machine.
Recommended Gold Recovery Methods
High Banking, Dry Washing, Gold Panning
Land Ownership Status
Satellite Claim Boundary Overlay
Tincup General Area Info
The Tincup area is great for a summer getaway. Quality dispersed camping sites are found in the general area that can accommodate a large fifth wheel and all your toys. Taylor Res is located about 10 miles downstream and hosts great fishing and water recreation during the summer.
There is a restaurant in Tincup that is open during the summer. ATV & UTV riding is extremely popular with a large amount of trails active in the region.
Mirror lake is also close by for further water sport and hiking activities.
Taylor River is a great designated trout fishing stream with miles of open creek access.
What Is Included In The Purchase
Quit Claim Deed
Google Earth Map
Waterproof 24X36 hardcopy 1:24,000 Map
Corner & Discovery Point GPS Coordinates
2 Hours of Free Complimentary Consulting
Certificate of Location Copy
The Union Park Gold 002 Unpatented Placer Claim CMC# 106320718 is an Unpatented Federal Mining Claim. Any form of mining or prospecting is barred without prior approval from Gunnison Gold Prospecting Company. This website listing does not constitute or convey approval from Gunnison Gold Prospecting Company to mine or prospect the claim in any capacity. Mineral theft is a Federal offense and is prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law as listed in the 1872 Federal Mining Laws.
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Buy Outright or Finance In House