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Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins

Pick through the checklist of an attractive gold project, and proximity to existing or historic deposits sits right near the top. By that metric, Gowest Gold (CN:GWA) rates a close look. While it’s essentially a greenfield project, the company’s 110-square-kilometre land position is adjacent to some of the richest mines in the Timmins, Ontario, gold camp.

Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins Gowest takes the road less travelled in Timmins

Bradshaw, in the Timmins gold district, Ontario

But Gowest is trying something new in Timmins, developing a refractory orebody in a town known for free milling gold deposits, and in a market wary of the costs associated with refractory ore.