Golden Odyssey Mining Inc.

Golden Odyssey Mining Inc.

June 20, 2005 19:19 ET

Golden Odyssey Mining Inc. Announces Granting of Options

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - June 20, 2005) -

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Golden Odyssey Mining Inc. (TSX VENTURE:GOE) ("Golden Odyssey" or the "Corporation") announces that it has granted an aggregate of 245,000 stock options to five consultants of the Corporation. The stock options are exercisable at a price of $0.25 per share for a period of five years.


The Corporation is a company engaged, through its subsidiary Golden Odyssey Exploration Inc. ("Golden Subsidiary"), in mineral exploration in the State of Nevada. As at August 31, 2004, the Corporation, through Golden Subsidiary, held 81 unpatented mining claims and 43 leased existing patented and unpatented mining claims from Dawes Family Trust (the "Palmetto Property"). The lease from Dawes Family Trust also includes four other properties located in Esmeralda County, Nevada which have not yet been evaluated by Golden Subsidiary and are not considered material. The Palmetto Property covers the majority of the historic Palmetto Mining District located in Esmeralda County, Nevada about 50 miles (80 km) southwest of Goldfield which is 260 miles (418 km) southeast of Reno and 183 miles (295 km) northwest of Las Vegas, Nevada.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Golden Odyssey Mining Inc.
    David R. Shaddrick
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (775) 746-2071
    (775) 746-1863 (FAX)