August 21, 2012 08:30 ET

ATAC Resources Ltd. Intersects 42.93 m of 18.44 g/t Gold at its Rackla Gold Project-Yukon

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2012) - ATAC Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ATC) is pleased to report results of twenty-three diamond drill holes completed at the Conrad and Isis East Zones within the Nadaleen Trend, at the eastern end of its 100% owned 1,600 sq/km Rackla Gold Project in central Yukon.

Drill results highlights:

  • Conrad Zone
    • 42.93 m grading 18.44 g/t gold in hole OS-12-114
      (most significant gold intersection to date)
    • 56.93 m grading 4.68 g/t gold in hole OS-12-116
    • 25.44 m grading 4.45 g/t gold in hole OS-12-105
  • Isis East Zone
    • 27.43 m grading 6.28 g/t gold in hole OS-12-120

"Drilling continues to expand and confirm continuity of gold mineralization in the high grade near-surface area of the Conrad Zone discovery," states Graham Downs, ATAC's CEO. "Four drills are testing for expansion of the zone along strike to the east and west. Two additional drills continue to evaluate other targets within the Nadaleen Trend.."