#4. Benguet – home of Benguet Corp. Benguet holds the biggest gold deposit in the country according to the United States Geological Survey, but some areas in Mindanao can give Benguet a run for its money.
#5. Bohol – gold prospect discovered din 1995 in Trinidad town
#6. Camarines Norte – gold placer at San Mauricio and Paracale towns. The Paracale gold rush is a popular occurrence until today as local people continue to operate small-scale mining operations.
#7. Campostela Valley – King-king Copper-Gold Project in the resource-rich
#8. Cebu – gold occurrence in Villarosa town
#9. Davao Occidental – Malita gold prospect
#10. General Santos City – gold placer at the T’Boli Gold Project
#11. Kalinga – Batong Buhay Gold Mines project
#12. Marinduque – Tapian Mine gold producer
#13. Negros Occidental – Sipalay mines with gold rush in nearby Hinobaan town. The Hinobaan gold rush during early 70’s made people from different parts of the country rush to the town of Hinobaan and started digging. Many locals made fortune by buying and selling golds.
#14. Surigao del Norte – Siana gold project
#15. Surigao del Sur – Lianga mines project
Other provinces that are rumored to have gold deposits but still unproven by experts are Capiz, Occidental and Oriental Mindoro, Quezon Province, Albay, Sorsogon, Samar, Leyte, and the vast part of Central Mindanao.