Unpatented Lode Claim
Seven Troughs Mining District
Pershing County, Nevada
Sale Price 12,500
Gold & Silver
Buy the Dauntless Lode Claim outright for 12,500 USD or finance in house with 5,000 USD down and a monthly payment of 345.22 USD for 24 months. No early pre-payment penalties, hidden fees, or credit checks.
Featuring a large rock bolted adit, two smaller adits, a mine shaft, numerous prospect pits and significant surface tailings piles, the Dauntless Lode is a rare gem in the Seven Troughs mining district.
The Seven Troughs mining district was initially discovered in 1905 and officially organized in 1906. The commodities mined within the district were Gold, Silver. Lead, Copper, Zinc, and Tungsten. The Dauntless Lode claim operated from 1953 - 1962.
Dirt road access passable by standard pickup truck, access road leads right to the main portal eliminating the need and extra cost of additional access road building.
Camping is allowed onsite up to 14 days without a permit.
Type of Material
Associated Rock Type
Plutonic > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite
Host Rock Type
Metamorphic Rock > Metasedimentary Rock
Host Rock Type
Sedimentary Rock > Carbondate > Limestone
Additional Nearby Rock Types
Shale, Mudstone, Siltstone, Sandstone, and carbondate rock; sparse volcanic rock
Controls For Ore Emplacement
Contact zone of intrusive with Limestone
3 adits and shaft; sizable workings
Operated from 1953 - 1962
Large adit has rock bolts to support the ceiling in near vertical sediments bearing S - E. Adit followed contact zone