Hudson River Provides Exploration Update on Glenrock Gold Property

TSX-V: HRM

TORONTO, Feb. 9 /CNW/ - Hudson River Minerals Ltd. ("Hudson River") (TSX-V:HRM) is pleased to provide an exploration update on its 100% owned Glenrock Gold Property located 70 km north of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

A high resolution magnetic and radiometric helicopter survey was completed in November 2010 and the final data has now been received and is being integrated into a geological compilation that includes previous sampling, trenching, drilling, assaying and surface mapping.

The Glenrock Property contains three known gold showings known as STP, Bjornaa and Glenrock. All three showings have been previously drilled and all returned anomalous gold in drillcore. At the STP showing, for example, hole 88-03 intersected 1.91 gpt Au and 3.06% Cu over 6.21 m starting at 86.1 m downhole. At the Glenrock Showing, drillhole AR97-08 intersected 1.34 gpt Au over 13.7 m starting at 103.8 m downhole. The intersection is open along strike and at depth. Two other nearby drillholes contained higher grades over shorter intervals; 1.97 gpt Au in AR97-14 over 2.0 m starting at 78.0 m downhole and located 100 m east of AR97-08 and 1.99 gpt Au in AR97-11 over 0.13 m starting at 67.3 m downhole and located 275 m east of AR97-08. The three intersections appear to form part of the same mineralized trend that plunges to the west and increases in width where it remains open along strike and at depth.

Hudson River is planning a 2,000 m drill program to test for extensions to these previously discovered drill intersections. An exploration grid baseline is currently being cut and the drill program will begin in late February 2011. Once the Glenrock compilation is complete this information will be made available on the Company's web-site.

Elaine Ellingham (P.Geo.) is the Qualified Person (as such term is defined in NI 43-101) and is responsible for the technical content of this press release and has approved this press release.


About Hudson River Minerals Ltd.

Hudson River is focused on the discovery of nickel, copper and platinum group element (Ni-Cu-PGE) deposits, volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposits and precious metals. The management team has experience exploring in areas with no geologic outcrop and that rely heavily on geophysical technologies for discovery. For more details on Hudson River's properties see the National Instrument 43-101 compliant technical report titled "Independent Technical Report, McFaulds Lake Area Property" dated January 13, 2010 by Brad Leonard, M.Sc., P.Geo and Sean Scrivens, H.BSc., P.Geo, which is available at www.sedar.com or visit www.hudsonriverminerals.com.

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release.

This document may contain forward-looking statements relating to Hudson River's operations or to the
environment in which it operates. Such statements are based on operations, estimates, forecasts and
projections. They are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are
difficult to predict and may be beyond Hudson River's control. A number of important factors could
cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking
statements, including those set forth in other public filings. In addition, such statements relate to the date
on which they are made. Consequently, undue reliance should not be placed on such forward-looking
statements. Hudson River disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking
statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, save and except as may be
required by applicable securities laws.

SOURCE Hudson River Minerals Ltd.

For further information:

Hudson River Minerals Ltd.
Stephen J. Balch, President and CEO
Tel: (905) 407-9586
Email: sbalch@hudsonriverminerals.com

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