Gemini Explorations Provides Update on Negotiations to Expand Land Holdings of Its La Tapada Gold Project

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gemini Explorations Inc. ("Gemini") (OTC:GMXS), today provided an update regarding the Company's efforts to expand the land holdings of its La Tapada gold project.

Beginning in May 2012, Gemini began negotiations with adjacent concession owners of its La Tapada gold project in an effort to expand its land holdings. The Company has been conducting due diligence on these concessions, which includes some preliminary sampling of the properties. Management is pleased to report that its efforts have been successful thus far and believes that Gemini will be in a position to issue letters of intent to acquire specific land holdings adjacent to La Tapada during the second quarter of this year.

Michael Hill, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gemini Explorations, stated, "We are pleased to announce that Gemini's efforts to expand our land holdings at La Tapada have been going very well. The company continues to work with Minera Primecap Geologic Services to assist us with the negotiation process associated with this expansion."

We anticipate that during the coming quarter, Gemini will be in a position to enter into LOIs to acquire adjacent properties and expand the overall land holdings of our La Tapada Gold Project. At that time, we will release more details to our shareholders regarding the concessions," continued Mr. Hill.

About Gemini Explorations, Inc.

Gemini Explorations is focused on the development of two highly prospective gold projects in Colombia including a potential 3 million ounce deposit in the Los Andes Sotomayor Gold Belt with a potential asset value of approximately $4 billion at today's gold prices. Capitalizing on smart acquisitions, modern production techniques, deep industry expertise and the strong bull market for gold, Gemini Explorations is working quickly to achieve production, growth and value for shareholders. Gemini Explorations has assembled a portfolio of significant land holdings in Colombia's richly mineralized but under-developed gold districts including the La Planada and La Tapada gold properties.

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CONTACT: Gemini Explorations, Inc. Michael Hill President & CEO 1-305-897-7120 Gemini Explorations, Inc. Suite 504, 1015 East Sunrise Blvd Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304 www.geminimines.comSource:Gemini Explorations, Inc.