Mt Polley Mine


Mount Polley is an open pit copper/gold mine producing an average of 20,000 tonnes per day. The mine is located eight kilometres southwest of Likely and 100 kilometres (by road) northeast of Williams Lake, British Columbia. The Mount Polley property covers 18,405 hectares, which consist of seven mining leases totalling 2,006.75 hectares, and 41 mineral claims encompassing 16,314.69 hectares. Mount Polley concentrates are trucked to facilities at the Port of Vancouver, and shipped to overseas smelters or transported by rail to smelters in North America.