Bullion River Gold Corp.
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Bullion River Gold Corp.

August 09, 2005 09:01 ET

Bullion River Gold Corp. Plans Bulk Sampling at its French Gulch Mine

RENO, NEVADA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 9, 2005) - Bullion River Gold Corp. (OTCBB:BLRV): Bullion River Gold Corp. has completed the Phase I underground drilling from its Robillard tunnel. While all results for the Lucky-7 vein system have been received, some results for the Washington vein system are still pending. The drilling confirms strong gold mineralization extending below the previously known areas and remains open to depth. In addition to the finished drilled area, Bullion River has identified several high-grade areas that will be explored next, in order to increase the overall mineable gold reserves.

Furthermore, the company will complete a bulk sample of the existing two vein systems to verify more fully the grade and consistence of the mineralization in the high-grade vein systems and to test the functionality and effectiveness of the mill.

At present, the company is preparing long and cross-sections for the execution of its independent reserve estimate, which will be completed by an independent source. At present, the engineering for the bulk sampling and the transfer of labor and equipment is being conducted. All required permits have been received. The bulk sample is scheduled to start on Monday August 21, 2005 and might extend into the fourth quarter of 2005. An immediate change from bulk sampling to production is possible.

Peter M. Kuhn, President of Bullion River Gold Corp. states: "We are more than pleased with the exploration at our French Gulch property and we continue to find more and more targets that increase the overall mineable gold potential. With the mining of this 1,500 to 3,000 tons bulk sample we will further confirm our findings and take another important step towards production. The increasing discovery of gold bearing occurrences by our geological team has grown the overall potential of our property tremendously since we acquired this intriguing mine."

About Bullion River Gold Corp.

Bullion River Gold Corp. is an American based mineral exploration company focusing on regions containing gold-silver deposits predominantly located in the Southwest United States. The company presently has a total of seven properties of which five are located in Nevada. Three of these properties are considered advanced projects and two are considered grassroots projects. The two remaining properties are in California. Both of these properties are past producers.

For more information, contact Leann Pinguelo, Investor Relations at Bullion River Gold Corp. at (800) 540-BLRV (2578) or at leann@bullionriver.com or visit the Company's website at www.bullionriver.com or the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov/ to review Bullion River's latest filings.

This release contains certain statements that are "forward-looking" statements (as the term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). Any such forward-looking statements are inherently speculative and are based on currently available information, operating plans and projections about future expectations and trends. As such, they are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, such as general economic and business conditions, the ability to acquire and develop specific projects, the ability to fund operations, and other factors over which Bullion River Gold Corp. has little or no control. Actual results and performance may be significantly different from expectations or trends expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Bullion River Gold Corp. expressly disclaims any obligation to update the statements contained in this release.

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