Bullion River Gold Corp.

Bullion River Gold Corp.

March 09, 2005 16:00 ET

Drilling for Additional High-Grade Gold Intersections Continues at Bullion River Gold Corp.'s French Gulch Mine in California



OTC Bulletin Board SYMBOL: BLRV

MARCH 9, 2005 - 16:00 ET

Drilling for Additional High-Grade Gold Intersections
Continues at Bullion River Gold Corp.'s French Gulch
Mine in California

RENO, NEVADA--(CCNMatthews - March 9, 2005) - Bullion River Gold Corp.
(OTCBB:BLRV)(FWB:BVM) has completed the drilling of 16 underground core
holes totaling approximately 9,000 feet at it's French Gulch project, in
California. The 16 holes represent about 30% of the planned 31,000-foot,
58-hole, and phase-1 program aimed at delineating reserves on the
Lucky-7 and Washington veins. The 16 holes completed to date have
targeted the down-dip projection of mineralization on the Lucky-7
structure below previously mined levels and have been successful in
defining high-grade vein-stockwork gold mineralization, as reported last
week. Four of the first 5 holes intersected at least one interval
grading above 1 opt Au.

Drilling is now turning to cross the Washington vein, about 400 feet
north of and parallel to the Lucky-7 zone. Assays are pending on holes 6
through 16, but core logging continues to encounter visible gold in
quartz veins and massive vein intervals with visible gold as wide as 10
feet down-hole. Bullion River plans to complete a preliminary
resource/reserve calculation after phase 1, at which time a second-phase
of in-fill drilling will then be undertaken to complete the desired
drill-grid spacing of 50 feet on the Lucky-7 and 75 feet on the
Washington vein. The program has the potential to define more than
100,000 ounces of high-grade mineralization.

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.

Approved by the Board of Directors:


PETER M. KUHN, President

For more information, contact Leann Pinguelo at (775) 324-4881 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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