Bayfield Ventures Corp.
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Bayfield Ventures Corp.

October 25, 2006 09:00 ET

Bayfield Ventures Corp.: Drill Rig Mobilized to Khermen Uul Property, Mongolia

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 25, 2006) - Bayfield Ventures Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BYV) (FWB:B4N) announces that the Company has been advised by BHP Billiton, its mineral exploration partner in Mongolia, that a drill rig is being mobilized to the Khermen Uul property held by Bayfield Ventures. BHP Billiton has the Khermen Uul property (license # 6862) under option from Bayfield and is preparing to drill 2 - 3 reconnaissance holes in an area with overburden cover in an attempt to determine the potential of the stratigraphy of the area for high quality coal.

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The 48,000 hectares Khermen Uul property is located approximately 300 kilometres to the west - northwest of Ivanhoe Mines Oyu Tolgoi copper - gold deposit and known Ivanhoe coal deposits. Geophysical and geological studies have been carried out in the immediate area since the mid 1980's. Numerous hard coal occurrences have been identified in the general area in the past, as well as porphyry gold occurrences. Very good accessibility to the property exists here.

Bayfield Ventures believes that its land holdings in the South Gobi Region of Mongolia are well situated for the exploration hard coal deposits.

Bayfield Ventures Corp. is actively involved in the acquisition, exploration and development of copper/gold and coal properties in the South Gobi region of Mongolia, diamonds in the Fort a la Corne region of Central Saskatchewan and gold in the Red Lake region of Northwestern Ontario, Canada.

For further information on Bayfield Ventures Corp. (TSX.V: BYV), visit the Company's web site at www.bayfieldventures.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

"Don Huston"

DONALD C. HUSTON, President

This news release contains certain "Forward-Looking Statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time to time with the British Columbia Securities Commission and the United States Securities & Exchange Commission.


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Contact Information

  • Bayfield Ventures Corp.
    Donald Huston
    President
    (604) 687-3376 or Toll Free: 800-567-8181
    or
    Bayfield Ventures Corp.
    Don Myers
    Director
    (604) 687-3376 or Toll Free: 800-567-8181
    (604) 687-3119 (FAX)
    Email: info@bayfieldventures.com
    Website: www.bayfieldventures.com