Harte Gold Provides Bulk Sample, Exploration and Common Share Purchase Warrant Update

May 12, 2016

HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt (FSE: H4O) is pleased to provide an update today on the Company’s activities:

Bulk Sample Ore Shipments
Harte Gold is pleased to report that shipments of Bulk Sample ore to Barrick Gold Inc. (“Barrick”) for processing at the Hemlo Mill are running on schedule. The shipments are part of Harte Gold’s 70,000 tonne Advanced Exploration Bulk Sample at the Sugar Zone property in northern Ontario. Mining operations under the Bulk Sample are on budget and on schedule. Currently the ramp has progressed over 800 meters with the first ore development sill on the “375 level” nearing completion. The second ore development sill on the “360 level” is scheduled to begin May 24th. The first production blast between levels is scheduled for June 30, 2016. Harte Gold is currently shipping “development ore” to the Hemlo Mill. “Production ore” mined by long hole stopping, will begin early July. As per Barrick requirements, ore shipped to Hemlo must average 5 g/t or higher. Harte Gold shipments to date exceed this requirement.