Staggs Mining District

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The Staggs Mining District located south of the Trego Mining District and north of the Bluewing Mining District.[1]

The Lava Beds are in the Staggs Mining District[2]

Mines in the area include:

  • Sage Hen Mine
  • Twin Buttes Mine Sec. 1, T30N,R26E.
  • The Garrett and Windy Hill mines, S19 and S21 T32N,R27E.


  1. Joseph V. Tingley, "Mining Districts of Nevada," Report 47, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 1998, 2nd Edition. See map for details.
  2. H.F. Bonham, Jr., L.J. Garside, R.B. Jones, K.G. Papke, J.Quade, and J.V. Tingle, OF1985-03: A mineral inventory of the Paradise-Denio -- and Sonoma-Gerlach Resource Areas, Winnemucca District, Nevada," p. 166, 1985.


  • M. G. Johnson, "Geology and Mineral Deposits of Pershing County, Nevada," NBMG 89, 1977.
  • F. L. Ransom, E. F. Burchard, "Contributions to Economic Geology," USGS 725D, 1921
  • Stager, "Tungsten Deposits of Nevada" NBMG