West Vancouver, British Columbia – October 22, 2009 – Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc. (the “Company” or “Columbia Yukon”) wishes to announce that 625,000 previously granted stock options (as re-priced at an exercise price of $0.25 per share) have expired as of October 21, 2009 (the “Options”) and that the Company has re-granted the Options to the same directors, officers, employees and consultants at the same exercise price of $0.25 per share for a term of 5 years.
About Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc.
Columbia Yukon is a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on the development of its Storie Property molybdenum deposit situated about 6 km southwest of Cassiar, British Columbia. The Storie Property molybdenum deposit has an April 2009 updated NI 43-101 compliant Measured and Indicated Resource of 139.82 million tonnes grading 0.064% Mo (at a cut-off of 0.030% Mo) and 58.39 million tonnes of Inferred Resource grading 0.059% Mo (at a cut-off of 0.030% Mo). Cassiar, British Columbia is located 15 km by road west of Highway 37 which connects to Watson Lake, Yukon, to the north and Dease Lake and Stewart, British Columbia, to the south.
For further information, contact Mr. Clive Shallow, investor communications at 604-922-2030 or visit the Company’s website at www.columbiayukon.com.
Columbia Yukon Explorations Inc.
“Douglas L. Mason”
Douglas L. Mason, Chairman of the Board
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