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By Shane Lasley
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Tlicho Road restart great news for NWT

Will provide affordable access to communities, mine projects North of 60 Mining News – June 12, 2020

 

Last updated 9/26/2020 at 2:49pm

Nighthawk Colomac exploration camp Indin Lake gold property NWT

Nighthawk Gold Corp.

While Nighthawk Gold's exploration at Indin Lake is adequately serviced by a 5,000-foot airstrip and a future gold mine on the property would not require year-round surface access, the Tlicho all-season road would make it easier and less expensive to get equipment and supplies to Northwest Territories property during the winter months.

Resumption of construction of the Tlicho all-season road is good news for Colomac and Nico, two mineral exploration projects in Canada's Northwest Territories.

The Tlicho Road is being constructed along an existing winter route that connects the community of Whati to Highway 3, which is roughly 97 kilometers (60 miles) to the south.

Construction of the road got under way last September, but act...



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