|March 30, 2017|
Metallurgical Studies and Project Updates
|Stewart, BC - Mountain Boy (TSX-V-MTB) reports on its 2017 exploration plans as follows:|
The Company plans an exploration program on the Surprise Creek claims that will include continued surface sampling, metallurgical testing and further drilling. The metallurgical testing is on a section of a drill intersection in DDH-SC-2016-2 that carried appreciable barite with significant silver, copper and zinc. The Company will use the results of the testing to direct future exploration at the Ataman zone. Within this zone, potential targets include:
Core from DDH-SC-2016-2 will be on display at the KEG conference in Kamloops, BC during April 4th and 5th, 2017.
Manuel Creek Zeolite
The Company has engaged in discussions with the LSIB (Lower Similkameen Indian Band) in order to complete a PEA (Preliminary Environmental Assessment) prior to applying for work permits. Once the Company has received the completion of the assessment, it will apply for work permits to compete a bulk test.
The planned 2017 surface sampling and drill program on the Red Cliff property will follow up on results obtained in work programs from 2007 - 2016. On the Red Cliff project, the Company is in joint venture on the Crown Granted portion of the property which is owned 35% by Mountain Boy.
The 2017 exploration plans will include the following:
Ed. Kruchkowski, P. Geo., a qualified person under National Instrument 43-101, is in charge of the exploration programs on behalf of the Company and is responsible for the contents of this release. E. Kruchkowski is not independent of Mountain Boy as he is the president and a director of the Company.
Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian based mineral exploration company with diverse property and resource holdings around the Stewart region in British Columbia's golden triangle. It owns 20% of the Silver Coin project, a gold-silver-base metals project that has a 43-101 compliant resource calculated. The Company is also exploring silver-base metals on its American Creek and Bear Valley properties as well as copper-gold on their Stewart area claims. For a complete listing of the Company assets and developments, visit the Company website at www.mountainboyminerals.ca. For investor information please call 250-636-2264 or Gary Assaly at 604-377-7969.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF Mountain Boy Minerals LTD.
Ed Kruchkowski, President, Director
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