GoldSpring Expands Mineral Holdings in the Comstock Lode District by 67%

Jan 13, 2010, 09:30 ET from GoldSpring, Inc.

GOLD HILL, Nev., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GoldSpring, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GSPG) announced today that it has increased its mineral claims for its Comstock Project by 3,130 acres by staking 165 lode mining claims. The new claims, in Washoe and Storey Counties, are contiguous to its earlier claims and extend the project footprint significantly to the northwest. GoldSpring's Comstock Mine Project now includes a mineral estate of 7,788 acres, including 776 acres of patented mining claims, and 7,012 acres of unpatented mining claims administered by the Bureau of Land Management.

"The new claims were located based on extensive geologic reconnaissance," stated Jim Golden, GoldSpring's Chief Operating Officer. "They contain promising mineralization targets for our ongoing exploration program." Bob Reseigh, GoldSpring's Chief Executive Officer, added, "Our land position is a key to our future success. By adding these claims now, we can take advantage of opportunities to follow the mineralization wherever it may go. We will continue to focus on strategic acquisitions to increase our mineral resources."

The Company's recent mineral reserve declaration report, summarized in its May 15, 2009 press release, illustrates the success of the Comstock Mine Project to date. The Company continues to build on that success through the ongoing engineering and permitting activities required to open a profitable mining operation.

About GoldSpring, Inc.

GoldSpring, Inc. is a North American precious metals mining company, focused in Nevada, with extensive, contiguous property in the Comstock Lode District. In the Company's relatively short history, it secured permits, built an infrastructure and brought the Comstock Lode project into production. Since 2005, the Company has been acquiring additional properties around its Comstock Lode project in northern Nevada, expanding its footprint and creating opportunities for exploration and mining. A drilling program through early 2009 has produced encouraging results, and led to increased engineering and permitting activities with the goal of returning the mine to production. The Company's objectives are to resume mine production, optimize metallurgical and mine processes, increase reserves through exploration and acquisitions, and continue to expand its footprint in the Comstock.

Cautionary Note to U.S. Investors: The United States Securities and Exchange Commission permits U.S. mining companies, in their filings with the SEC, to disclose only those mineral deposits that a company can economically and legally extract or produce. We may use certain terms on this press release, such as "measured", "indicated", and "inferred" resources, which the SEC guidelines strictly prohibit U.S. registered companies from including in their filings with the SEC. U.S. investors are urged to consider closely the disclosure in our Form 10-KSB which may be secured from us, or from the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml

The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a 'safe harbor' for forward-looking statements. Certain information included in this communication (as well as information included in oral statements or other written statements made or to be made by GoldSpring) contains statements that are 'forward-looking,' as defined in Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act, such as statements relating to the future anticipated direction of the high technology and energy industries, plans for future expansion, various business development activities, planned capital expenditures, future funding sources, anticipated sales growth, mining capability and potential contracts. Such forward-looking information involves important risks and uncertainties, which include the risk factors disclosed in our most recent filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, that could significantly affect anticipated results in the future and, accordingly, such results may differ from those expressed in any forward-looking statements made by or on behalf of GoldSpring.

These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, those relating to development and expansion activities, dependence on existing management, financial activities, domestic and global economic conditions, changes in federal or state tax laws and market competition factors. These and other factors, which could cause actual results to differ materially, are discussed in more detail in GoldSpring's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Forward-looking statements include statements regarding our expectations, beliefs, intentions or strategies regarding the future and can be identified by forward-looking words such as 'anticipate,' 'believe,' 'could,' 'estimate,' 'expect,' 'intend,' 'may,' 'should,' 'will,' and 'would' or similar words. We assume no obligation to update the information included in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contact information for GoldSpring, Inc.:

P.O. Box 1118

Virginia City, NV 89440

Tel 775.847.5272

Fax 775.847.4762

http://www.goldspring.us

Robert T. Faber, President

480.603.5151

775.847.5272

E-mail: rfaber@goldspring.us

SOURCE GoldSpring, Inc.



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