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Back River

Nunavut, Canada

Royalty rate and type: 1.95% GSR 1,2
2.35% GSR 1,2
Operator: Sabina Gold and Silver

The Back River Gold Project is a surface and underground gold mine located in southwestern Nunavut, approximately 323 miles northeast of Yellowknife and 46 miles southwest of Bathurst Inlet.

  • Back River
Reserves (August 15, 2015): 3
  • 2.503M oz. gold 4

Estimated production start-up:

  • Not available



  1. Royalty rate is 1.95% on Goose Lake and 2.35% on George Lake.
  2. Royalty on Goose Lake applies to production above 400,000 ounces. Royalty on George Lake applies to production above 800,000 ounces.
  3. At a gold price of $1,250 per ounce.
  4. Reserves reported for Goose Lake only.