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Vancouver, BC July 27, 2010 – Cariboo Rose Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: CRB) and Fjordland Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: FEX), the Woodjam Joint Venture (“WJV”) 40%-60% partners, have announced that Gold Fields Limited’s (NYSE: GFI) exploration company, Gold Fields Horsefly Exploration Corporation (“Gold Fields”), has forwarded drilling results from the Woodjam North gold-copper property. Drilling on the property, which is located 45 km east of Williams Lake in south-central British Columbia, started earlier this year. Phase One drilling between February and June, 2010 totaled 8,433 m in 34 holes, including 2,330 m on the Takom Zone, 3,921 m on the Deerhorn Zone and 2,182 m on the Spellbound Area. The results reported below are for the last four holes (1,197.6 m) on the Deerhorn Zone and eight holes (2,182 m) on the Spellbound Area.

Deerhorn Zone

Previous drill results were reported in a News Release dated May 18, 2010. Assay results for the four new holes completed in 2010 are reported in the table below:













































































































Hole ID

From (m)

To (m)

Int. (m)*

Au g/t

Cu %

Au Eq. g/t*

DH10-13

75.3

84.0

8.7

0.11

0.23

0.52

DH10-13

88.0

92.0

4.0

0.22

0.06

0.33

DH10-13

96.0

148.0

52.0

0.08

0.22

0.47

DH10-13

152.0

163.4

11.4

0.06

0.14

0.31

DH10-13

208.0

217.0

9.0

0.06

0.11

0.26

DH10-14

78.0

84.0

6.0

0.07

0.12

0.29

DH10-14

110.3

226.2

115.9

0.29

0.32

0.87

DH10-15

82.0

141.3

59.3

0.14

0.15

0.42

DH10-15

200.0

226.0

26.0

0.17

0.16

0.46

DH10-16

39.0

60.0

21.0

0.27

0.16

0.55

DH10-16

124.0

184.6

60.6

0.35

0.22

0.75


* Intervals are core lengths; Au Equivalent in g/t calculated using US$950/oz gold, US$2.50/lb copper and the formula: ((%Cu x 22 x Price Cu/lb) + (g/t Au x 0.032151 x Price Au/oz)/(Price Au/oz x 0.032151)). Metallurgical recoveries and net smelter returns are not considered.

These four holes were drilled to define the possible geometry of the mineralized zone in the area around hole DH10-09 which assayed 90.8 m grading 0.58g/t Au and 0.39% Cu, including 30.4 m grading 1.01g/t Au and 0.72% Cu. All four holes intersected mineralization. Hole DH10-14 yielded 115.9 m grading 0.287g/t Au and 0.32% Cu. This hole was lost in mineralization at 226 m; the last 2.0 m graded 0.6g/t Au and 0.28% Cu. Additional step-out holes are planned to further test the zone.

Spellbound Area

Reconnaissance drilling of eight (of 11) holes (totaling 2,182 m) which reached their targets in the Spellbound Area, targeting coincident copper and molybdenum soil anomalies, resulted in the discovery of gold-copper mineralization over a large area located to the east of the Deerhorn Zone and to the north of the Southeast Zone. Three assay intervals greater than 0.24g/t gold equivalent are reported in the table below:










































































Hole ID

From (m)

To (m)

Int. (m)*

Au g/t

Cu %

Au Eq. g/t*

SB10-04

51.0

55.0

4.0

0.08

0.12

0.30

SB10-09

28.0

36.0

8.0

0.18

0.16

0.47

SB10-09

110.0

119.0

9.0

0.03

0.17

0.33

SB10-10

5.3

13.0

7.7

0.28

0.34

0.89

SB10-10

17.0

23.0

6.0

0.07

0.09

0.24

SB10-10

35.0

68.2

33.2

0.10

0.15

0.37

SB10-10

257.0

272.0

15.0

1.01

0.004

1.02


* Intervals are core lengths; Au Equivalent in g/t calculated using US$950/oz gold, US$2.50/lb copper and the formula: ((%Cu x 22 x Price Cu/lb) + (g/t Au x 0.032151 x Price Au/oz)/(Price Au/oz x 0.032151)). Metallurgical recoveries and net smelter returns are not considered.

The best results from the Spellbound Area are from drill hole SB10-10, located in the southern part of the Woodjam North Property, approximately 1.5 km north of the Southeast Zone on the Woodjam South Property. Intersections included 33.2 m grading 0.103g/t Au and 0.148% Cu, and 15.0 m grading 1.014g/t Au and 0.006% Cu. These intersections occur within broader zones of mineralized Takomkane quartz monzonite containing fine disseminated chalcopyrite and rare molybdenite and bornite in quartz veinlets. The zone remains prospective with a strong affinity to the style of mineralization encountered in the Southeast Zone. Additional induced polarization, ground magnetic and soil sampling surveys are in progress; follow-up drilling is planned.

Fjordland President Tom Schroeter said, “These new drill results from the Deerhorn Zone and the discovery of mineralization in the Spellbound Area on the Woodjam North Property provide a great platform for follow-up drilling in our Phase Two drilling program (5,000 m planned) which has started on the Takom Zone, and will be followed by drilling on the Deerhorn Zone, the Spellbound Area and initial holes on the Corner Lake Area, north of the Deerhorn Zone.”

G. L. Garratt, P.Geo., who is a qualified person within the context of National Instrument 43-101, has read and takes responsibility for this news release.

About Cariboo Rose Resources Limited

Cariboo Rose Resources Ltd. is a mineral exploration company with six gold, copper and molybdenum exploration projects in British Columbia and the Yukon. The Woodjam North and Woodjam South properties (totaling 56,150 ha) are part of the Woodjam Joint Venture between Cariboo Rose (40%) and Fjordland Exploration Inc. (60%); both properties are now under option to Gold Fields Horsefly Exploration Corporation. Additionally, Cariboo Rose has two other gold-copper exploration projects adjoining the Woodjam Properties, a gold exploration project in the White Gold District of the Yukon, and a copper exploration project south of BC’s Kemess mine. Cariboo Rose trades on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol “CRB”. For more information please visit the Company’s website at www.cariboorose.com.

About Gold Fields Limited

Gold Fields is one of the world’s largest unhedged producers of gold with attributable production of 3.6 million ounces* per annum from nine operating mines in South Africa, Ghana, Australia and Peru. Gold Fields also has an extensive growth pipeline with both greenfield and near mine exploration projects at various stages of development. Gold Fields has total attributable Mineral Reserves of 81 million ounces and Mineral Resources of 271 million ounces. * Based on the annualized run rate for the first three quarters of F2010.

Glen Garratt, P.Geo, Director.

Cariboo Rose Resources Ltd.

Contact:
Paul Way, Business Development Manager
Phone: (604) 681-7913, Toll Free: 888-656-6611; email: pway@eastfieldgroup.com

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