From grass roots regional exploration to advanced mineral exploration projects.    

We have the knowledge, experience and expertise to compliment any exploration program.  


Craig A Lynes Prospector


Rich River Exploration Ltd. is a Full Service, Modern Contract Mineral Exploration Company.


We also research, acquire, advance and vend

quality mineral exploration projects.


The company is owned and operated by...

Mr. Craig A. Lynes

Geo T. Prospector.




Mr. Lynes is a qualified geological technologist and certified prospector with over thirty years of experience in all aspects of regional and property mineral exploration.  

He has gained a vast amount of knowledge and experience from working on numerous and varied types of exploration projects over the years.   

Mr. Lynes first worked in the mineral exploration industry in 1975. When he was employed as a field technician and prospector for a junior mining company.   

Since then, he has worked for other exploration contracting and consulting companies. As well as being an independent prospector and mineral exploration contractor.    

Prior to forming Rich River Exploration Ltd.,  he was directly involved and responsible for providing contract mineral exploration services, for over 11 years with another company.

His interest in prospecting and geology began at an early age, when he accompanied his father on many prospecting trips.

Since then, he has taken advanced courses in rock and mineral identification, mineral exploration techniques, geology and prospecting.   

Mr. Lynes has gained a great deal of knowledge from working very closely with many professional geologists.

He also continually studies the geology and genesis of numerous mineral deposit types.

As well as actively exploring for and working on some very exciting new mineral exploration projects.  

Mr. Lynes retains an excellent working relationship with many professional mining engineers, geologists, geophysicists, geochemists, geological technicians, prospectors, drillers and miners.  

Rich River's corporate goal is to provide high quality, cost effective and expedient mineral exploration services to mineral exploration and / or mining companies.  

We do this by knowing and anticipating the needs and expectations of our clients.    


Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail...       Ralph Waldo Emerson   




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