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GRANDE PORTAGE RESOURCES, LTD. GRANDE PORTAGE RESOURCES, Ltd. Grande Portage Resources Ltd. is a mineral exploration and development company focused on exploration in areas within Canada, and in particular British Columbia, which have the potential for primary discoveries of gold and base metal projects. Grande Portage is operated by experienced managers and professionals who have been effective in discovery, mine development, and mining operations throughout North America, Africa, Europe, and Central Asia. Grande Portage Resources Ltd. * Core holdings of in excess of 5,200 hectares in the Province of British Columbia, Canada * Commodity portfolio focused on gold and base metals * Geophysical data indicates an intrusive body almost 10 km in diameter * Helicopter Airborne Geophysical Survey conducted * Diamond Drill program Underway * Strong technical and financial management team in Canada COMPANY WEBSITE http://www.grandeportage.com/s/Home.asp STOCK SYMBOL GPTRF.PK (American) GPG.V (Canadian) PROPERTY The Merry Widow Group The property known as the Merry Widow Group is located on the east slope of Merry Widow Mountain in the Nanaimo Mining Division, about 40km southwest of Port McNeill on Vancouver Island. It comprises 44 Crown Granted mineral claims and a 20 unit claim held by record. The property is accessible by an excellent main haulage logging road from Port McNeill to the Benson River valley. Secondary logging roads which are in good four wheel drive condition give access to the old Merry Widow mine and the favourable mineralized areas that are the subject of this report. There has been over 100 years of prospecting, staking, exploration and mining within the boundaries of the Merry Widow Group property (Merry Widow property). Occurrences of copper are reported to have been discovered in 1897 along the Old Sport horizon near the Benson River on the east slope of Merry Widow Mountain. The claim staking that eventually covered the whole property started at that time. The oldest rocks in the map area are massive to pillowed volcanics and subvolcanic gabbroic intrusions of the upper Triassic Karmutsen Formation. These are conformably overlain by approximately 1,000m of massive to bedded grey limestone belonging to the upper Triassic Quatsino Formation. The Quatsino is uncomformably overlain by the lower Jurassic Bonanza Group, which includes andesitic ash and lapilli tuff, breccia, greenstone and well-bedded tuffaceous siltstone. The area includes two major episodes of intrusive rocks. The oldest, the Keystone suite, is believed to be coeval with the Bonanza Group and resulted in swarms of minor sills and bikes, as well as some subvertical breccia pipes. The largest pipe, the Keystone intrusion, reaches 600m in diameter. The suite comprises fine to medium grained rocks of largely andesitic composition. The second major intrusive episode resulted in the emplacement of the Coast Copper stock. This is mostly a coarse grained, mafic gabbro of subalkalic and tholeitic affinity. It contains uralitized pyroxene, hornblende, plagioclase, ilmenite, magnetite and apatite. The last stage of Jurassic volcanic and intrusive activity was the introduction of skarn forming and magnetite solutions. The Merry Widow and other magnetite ore bodies are thought to have been introduced along northeast trending fault and fracture systems in the Quatsino limestone. Copper mineralization is associated with the magnetite but contains a minor percentage of gold. The target deposit type of the present exploration program is Precious Metals Enriched (PME) Skarn deposits. The locus of the known gold bearing massive sulfide showings is centered at the old Merry Widow magnetite mine. The main showings are situated along a north-south trending zone of favourable host rocks between the Coast Copper intrusive diorite stock to the west and Quatsino Formation limestone rocks to the east. This favourable host rock zone is about 5km long. The favourable host rock is Quatsino Formation limestone into which a complicated assemblage of greenstone rocks including dikes, sills and breccia-filled volcanic pipes have been intruded. Late stage north trending fractures and dikes appear to be associated with feeder zones that have brought in the massive sulfide mineralization containing excellent values in gold and copper along with interesting values in silver and cobalt. This mineralization is hypothesized to belong to the Tertiary Period as are so many of the gold deposits of Vancouver Island. The massive sulfide mineralization is comprised of pyrite, pyrrhotite, chalcopyrite, aresenopyrite, and cobaltite along with gold and silver which are present in part, as particulate or free gold and silver. Two large ore bodies on the property were mined during the period 1957 to 1973. First was the Empire Development Merry Widow mine, which lay at surface elevation of about 732m. Far below this magnetite mine, at the contact of the Karmutsen Volcanics Formation and the overlying Quatsino Limestone Formation along what is called the Old Sport horizon, Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company mined out a copper deposit with accessory gold and silver values in the Benson Lake mine. This mineralized horizon underlies all or most of the property, dipping at about 40 degrees westerly from the outcrop area near the eastern boundary of the property at an elevation of about 150m. At a position below the Merry Widow mine pit the Old Sport Horizon would be at least 770m lower. There is a potential for other bodies of gold bearing massive sulfide deposits, close to the diorite stock throughout the 770m of elevation, and along the entire five kilometers of contact zone. Along this favourable host zone are many showings of the gold bearing massive sulfide deposits. These contain excellent values in gold and copper and interesting values in silver and cobalt. When it is considered that the favourable host zone extends for 5km in length and down dip along the contact of the Coast Copper stock for at least 770m, the potential for the presence of a really large resource of gold bearing massive sulfide minerlization becomes plausible. TECHNICAL REPORTS (This link goes directly to GPTRF's Technical Reports) * May 15, 2006: Summary Geological Report on the Merry Widow Property [PDF file, 7.3 MB] * September 7, 2005: Geological, Mining History and Mineral Deposits, Merry Widow Group Property [PDF file, 1.2 MB] http://www.grandeportage.com/s/MerryWidow.asp?ReportID=144133&_Title=Technical-Reports ADDRESS Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Suite 620 , 800 West Pender Street Vancouver , BC, V6C 2V6 Ph: (604) 685-5851 Fax: (604) 685-7349 Email: info@grandeportage.com MANAGEMENT (This link goes directly to GPTRF's Management Bio's) http://www.grandeportage.com/s/Management.asp Alistair MacLennan Chairman of the Board /CEO James Williams V.P. Exploration/ Director Ian Klassen V.P. Corporate Development Gordon Griffiths Chief Financial Officer/Secretary/Director ADVISORY BOARD (This link goes directly to GPTRF's Advisory Board Bio's) Art Freeze http://www.grandeportage.com/s/AdvisoryGroup.asp COMPANY NEWS (This link goes directly to GPTRF's Recent News Releases) http://www.grandeportage.com/s/NewsReleases.asp COMPANY STOCKCHART SHARE STRUCTURE Outstanding:-- 36,623,542 Options:------- 6,670,000 Warrants:------ 7,750,850 *As of May 29, 2006 FINANCIALS and SEC FILINGS (This link goes directly to GPTRF's Financial Information Page) http://www.grandeportage.com/s/FinancialStatements.asp INVESTOR RELATIONS Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Suite 620 , 800 West Pender Street Vancouver , BC, V6C 2V6 Ph: (604) 685-5851 Fax: (604) 685-7349 Email: info@grandeportage.com
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#111   Wow who gipped my turf! DuoVladimir 10/16/19 04:00:26 PM
#110   Def not gip turf here DuoVladimir 10/09/19 02:45:12 PM
#109   This stock doesn’t dare to gip your turf! DuoVladimir 02/26/19 11:12:08 PM
#108   Definitely not gip turf here! DuoVladimir 02/14/19 01:12:14 PM
#107   Just another promo ride the train and don’t Eddycos 10/14/18 07:31:19 PM
#106   Did the same Squid, worth a flyer. HotRonnie 10/12/18 12:53:22 PM
#105   news looks promising, float is small, bought a squidink 10/12/18 12:04:33 PM
#104   Is anyone looking at this? Intrigued? Thoughts? HotRonnie 10/12/18 11:03:25 AM
#103   GPTRF one for 10 reverse split: Renee 02/17/16 07:14:34 PM
#102   Fresh Releases - October 31, 2012 canucklehead80 11/01/12 02:49:41 AM
#101   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (GPG) As of February Doubloon 03/02/08 03:04:42 PM
#100   Chairman's Letter to Shareholders - Grande Portage Resources Doubloon 01/07/08 09:09:38 AM
#99   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Confirms Successful Trip To Doubloon 11/08/07 04:46:09 PM
#98   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. To Explore Former Underground Mines Doubloon 11/06/07 10:48:50 AM
#97   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Announces Summary of 2007 Doubloon 11/05/07 10:45:04 AM
#96   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Announces Target Updates Doubloon 10/10/07 02:09:09 PM
#95   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Announces Resource Estimates at Doubloon 10/04/07 08:56:00 AM
#94   Grande Portage Resources Commences 1800 Kilometre Airborne Survey Doubloon 09/25/07 08:44:26 AM
#93   Grande Portage Resources Announces the Acquisition of Three Doubloon 09/12/07 01:46:57 PM
#92   .MORNING NOTES Michael A. Berry, Ph.D. Doubloon 08/17/07 09:40:54 AM
#91   Grande Portage Resources Ltd.: Resource Calculation Nearing Completion-Project U nlightn 08/07/07 11:38:19 AM
#90   Grande Portage Resources Ltd.: 14 Drillholes Completed From Doubloon 07/05/07 10:23:20 AM
#89   In a press release made on Tuesday June Doubloon 06/27/07 10:19:01 AM
#88   Grande Portage Announces New Massive Sulphide Showings-Ni-Cu-Co-Cr Drill Doubloon 06/26/07 09:15:13 AM
#87   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Starts Drilling at the Doubloon 06/20/07 08:13:15 AM
#86   ops double post. Doubloon 06/05/07 10:09:44 AM
#85   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Intersects Sulphides at the Doubloon 06/05/07 10:09:41 AM
#84   Good News gad 05/29/07 08:07:36 AM
#83   Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Commences Helicopter Airborne Survey nlightn 05/24/07 09:19:42 AM
#82   Grande Portage Prepares to Resume Drilling at the Doubloon 05/22/07 09:15:37 AM
#81   Drilling Continues At Old Sport Horizon---Successfully Identifies Two nlightn 05/19/07 07:17:27 AM
#80   Grande Portage Engages Crone Geophysics to Conduct Down Doubloon 04/27/07 01:55:08 PM
#79   Grande Portage Significantly Enhances Land Position Doubloon 04/11/07 10:50:38 AM
#78   Grande Portage Resources Ltd.: Drilling Successfully Intersects Old Doubloon 03/26/07 08:30:53 AM
#77   GPG.v /GPTRF.pk reformatted drill results Doubloon 03/16/07 03:29:34 PM
#76   this is lookin' prettier and prettier all the nlightn 03/16/07 08:54:33 AM
#75   Grande Portage is still following the course of Doubloon 03/16/07 08:52:00 AM
#74   WHOA,...this is an incredible press release. looks like nlightn 03/16/07 08:44:09 AM
#73   GPG.v This is significant! Doubloon 03/16/07 08:40:46 AM
#72   Grande Portage Announces Ongoing Drilling Resource Calculation Now Underway Doubloon 03/16/07 08:26:27 AM
#71   Grande Portage Is Raising The Exploration Pace At nlightn 03/09/07 09:50:14 PM
#70   Grande Portage Receives Drill Permit-28,000 Metre, Multi Drill Doubloon 03/02/07 08:11:56 AM
#69   Pinnacle Digest: Grande Portage Resources: Assay Results nlightn 02/19/07 11:15:50 AM
#68   nlightn, spoke with management this morning and was Doubloon 02/14/07 02:02:39 PM
#67   a few more research notes on the Merry Doubloon 02/13/07 01:18:21 PM
#66   NEWS GPG: Higher Grade Gold Values Intercepted at gad 02/08/07 06:57:12 AM
#65   GPG.v / GPTRF conversation with Robin Forshaw Doubloon 01/03/07 10:04:41 PM
#64   Grande Portage Resources Ltd.: Drilling Successfully Extends the Doubloon 12/22/06 09:08:23 AM
#63   Grande Portage Resources Closes Brokered and Non-Brokered Financing Doubloon 12/07/06 03:34:44 PM
#62   Grande Portage Resources Expands Brokered Financing gad 11/15/06 09:01:26 AM