Glen Hawk Minerals Ltd.

Glen Hawk Minerals Ltd.

March 17, 2005 11:39 ET

Glen Hawk Announces Drilling to Commence at Lion Gold Zone, Manitoba


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FOR: GLEN HAWK MINERALS LTD.

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: GHM

MARCH 17, 2005 - 11:39 ET

Glen Hawk Announces Drilling to Commence at Lion Gold
Zone, Manitoba

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 17, 2005) - Glen Hawk
Minerals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:GHM) is pleased to announce that a 6,000 foot
diamond drilling program to test the high-grade Lion Gold Zone is slated
to commence in the first week of April. The drilling contract has been
awarded to Britton Bros. of Smithers, British Columbia.

Previous drilling intercepts on the Lion Gold Zone included 10 feet of
38.5 g/t Au and 1.5 feet of 152.6 g/t Au. The drilling will test the
zone over a strike length of 900 feet and to a vertical depth of 300
feet.

The drilling will be supervised by Anne Casselman, B.Sc Geology, and
Steve Masson, M.Sc, P.Geo. of M'Ore Exploration Services Ltd. Steve
Masson is a Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument 43-101.

The Lion Gold zone is one of several gold and VMS targets within the
9,205 hectare Leo Lake property. Glen Hawk has an option to acquire a
60% interest in the Leo Lake Group of properties from Foran Mining
Corporation.

The Company continues to review other properties of merit.

On behalf of the Board,

Luca Riccio, PhD, P.Geo., Director

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Glen Hawk Minerals Ltd.
    Luca Riccio, PhD, P.Geo.
    Director
    (604) 952-4560
    info@glenhawkminerals.com
    www.glenhawkminerals.com
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