Western Alaska Minerals

Western Alaska Minerals is a mining exploration company currently focused on exploring the Illinois Creek Mining District in Western Alaska. We control a diversified portfolio of five high grade mineral deposits that contain: gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc.

Photo: coarse grained sulphides shown from a high-grade silver-lead-zinc drill intercept (2021)

Exploration & Development Milestones


  • Additional drilling of transformative CRD targets at Waterpump Creek and Last Hurrah
  • 3,000-meter drill program to augment the existing Au/Ag oxide resource and test potential of additional oxide expansion targets (IC extensions, WPC and Honker)


  • Major expansion drilling of the CRD targets at Waterpump Creek and Last Hurrah based on 2021 results
  • Conversion and expansion drilling of Au/Ag oxide potential defined in 2021 particularly the Honker high-grade vein system based on 2021 results
  • Initial resource estimate on the Round Top copper porphyry deposit