The Valmont property, 100% owned by Matamec, is 3,895 hectares in size and is located 120 kilometres to the west of the city of Gaspé. The Pb-Zn-Ag-Au mineralization from the historic Candego mine are associated with the subvertical ESE trending Candego shear zone. Historic production is stated at 68,497 tonnes of 6.35% Pb, 4.28% Zn, 170 g/t Ag and and 0.68 g/t Au.
Several gold bearing vein systems have been identified on the property: Cromar, Marsoui and St- Francois. The property is currently being explored for a Cu-Au porphyry system.
Valmont property – porphyry model