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AM Gold Reports Progress At Pinaya Project, Peru

(February 14, 2013, Vancouver, B.C., Canada) – AM Gold Inc. (“AM Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide a progress report on the Company’s Pinaya Copper Gold Project, for the month of January 2013, by the Company’s joint venture partner, Rokmaster Resources Corp. (“Rokmaster”), as follows:


  1. Over 4,000 soil and additional rock chip samples were submitted to Acme Analytical Laboratories Ltd. ISO17025 accredited Laboratory in Santiago, Chile (“ACME”) for analysis.
  2. Property wide prospecting, geological mapping, soil and rock sampling under the guidance of Dr. James Oliver, P. Geo. and direct supervision of Pinaya Project Director, Kenneth Konkin, P. Geo.
  3. Preliminary analytical results (excluding over limit results) have been obtained from 15 duplicate/check and reference standard samples. These core samples were selected from both the porphyry copper - gold and oxide gold and low sulphidation gold mineralized zones. The interpretation of these results, and all core sampling procedures, quality control and quality assurance is being conducted under the supervision of Rokmaster’s QAQC and Chief Consulting Geologist, Mark Rebagliati, P. Eng.


  1. Final preparation of a 20 platform diamond drill and trenching permit (D.I.A.) application for submittal to the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines, including all environmental data and area land owner and Pinaya Community agreements, is near completion under the direction of Kenneth Konkin.
  2. Compilation of historical records of geological, geochemical, geophysical and drill data sets and layers by the Pinaya technical team is rapidly progressing to:

    1. define the principal controls, distribution, alteration variations and styles;
    2. define the principal geological characteristics of the Tintaya, Antapaccay and Las Bambas deposits and contrast them to Pinaya;
    3. provide general guidelines of the major lithologic types, structural relationships and alteration features of gold dominant low sulphidation and intrusive hosted copper-gold mineralized zones; and;
    4. generate high quality drill targets as at very low cost per target.

Dr. Stewart Jackson, P. Geol.  a director of the Company, and a Qualified Person within the meaning of National Instrument 43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects, has reviewed and approved the technical disclosure contained in this news release.


AM Gold Inc. is a publicly held resource company based in Vancouver, Canada. The Company is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “AMG” and is quoted on the Frankfurt Exchange under the symbol “AMX”. The Company is focused on creating shareholder value through the development of the Company’s gold and gold-copper projects in the Yukon and Peru while building a portfolio of quality pipeline projects in North and South America. The Company’s Red Mountain property is located in central Yukon Territory approximately 55 kilometres northwest of the community of Mayo in the Tintina Gold Belt.  The Company’s Red Mountain property consists of approximately 3,600 hectares of contiguous quartz claims. 52 of such quartz claims (1,168 hectares) are held 80% by the Company with an option to acquire 100% ownership and are subject to a net smelter returns royalty and 131 quartz claims (2,430 hectares) are held 100% by the Company.  AM Gold’s Pinaya gold-copper project is located approximately 775 kilometres southeast of the city of Lima, Peru in the Tintaya Gold Belt. Subject to the option and joint venture agreement between the Company and Rokmaster Resources Corp., the Company maintains 100% ownership of 35 mining concessions covering the 19,200 hectare Pinaya land position.  AM Gold’s corporate offices are located Suite 605 – 369 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6A 4C4 (phone: 604-646-0067).

On behalf of AM Gold Inc.

/s/“John Fiorino”

John Fiorino
Chief Executive Officer

For further information on AM Gold, please contact Murray Caruth at 1-604-646-0067 or by email at , or visit AM Gold’s website at: http://amgold.ca.

Cautionary Statement Regarding “Forward-Looking” Information

Some of the statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements and information can be identified by the use of words such as “expects”, “intends”, “is expected”, “potential”, “suggests” or variations of such words or phrases, or statements that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “should”, “would”, “might” or “will” be taken, occur or be achieved.  Forward-looking statements and information are not historical facts and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties beyond the Company’s control.  Actual results and developments are likely to differ, and may differ materially, from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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