Piedra Peak - Red Mountain Alunite Deposits (Colorado Tunnel), Piedra Peak-South River Peak-Red Mountain Area, Mineral Co., Colorado, USA
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Deposit:: STEVEN, T.A., AND OTHERS, 1969, MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SAN JUAN PRIMITIVE AREA, COLORADO: USGS BULL. 1261-F
Commodities (Major) - Aluminum; (Minor) - Copper, Lead; (Trace) - Gold, Silver, Zinc
Deposit Type: Replacement
Development Status: Occurrence
Deposit Model: 154: Epithermal quartz-alunite Au
Host Rock Unit: Fisher Quartz Latite, Rat Creek Tuff
Structure: Creede Caldera, Mount Hope Caldera, Small Unnamed Intrusive Centers, San Juan Volcanic Field, La Garita Caldera
Host Rock: Quartz Latite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns)
6 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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