About Us

Archer Cathro is an independent geological consulting firm, specializing in exploration and engineering from the grassroots level through to resource definition.

The company has been the preeminent explorer in the Yukon for the last 50 years and has discovered or significantly advanced a wide variety of deposits, including:

  • Casino – Porphyry - copper-gold-molybdenum
  • Osiris – Carlin style - gold
  • Klaza – Epithermal vein - gold-silver-lead-zinc
  • Wellgreen – Magmatic – nickel-copper-platinum-palladium
  • Wolverine – Volcanogenic massive sulphide – zinc-silver-copper-lead-gold
  • Tiger – Intrusion related replacement - gold
  • Carmacks Copper – Skarn oxide and sulphide - copper
  • Marg – Volcanogenic massive sulphide – zinc-copper-lead-silver-gold
  • Division Mountain – coal
  • Nucleus – Porphyry - gold-copper
  • Blende – Stockwork – silver-lead-zinc
  • Ice – Volcanogenic massive sulphide - copper

Archer Cathro was founded in 1965 by Al Archer and Bob Cathro, and is now in its fourth generation of partners. Active partners include Doug Eaton, Matthew Dumala, Heather Burrell, Julia Lane, and Dylan Wallinger.

We strive to exceed industry standards in all aspects of our work, with CORTM certified health and safety management programs, exceptional operational efficiency, on-the-job training, and effective data management and evaluation.

Our experienced team, with its track record of proven success, will help your company make and develop its next discovery.