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The Patterson Lake Property is underlain at depth by metasediments, gneisses and granites of the Clearwater Domain.
Little is known about the geology because the area is underlain by valley fill.
Venaditas is located 10 km southwest of the San Nicolas discovery and is also positioned over a magnetic anomaly just west of the center of the claim group and underlain by valley fill.
The Sauz claim was staked to cover several magnetic anomalies in an area underlain by pediment and Cretaceous sediments.