Bear Creek Grants Incentive Stock Options

                  Bear Creek Grants Incentive Stock Options

PR Newswire

VANCOUVER, Feb. 6, 2013

VANCOUVER, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM /
BVL: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") announces that the Board of
Directors has authorized the grant of 1,928,000 incentive stock options under
its incentive stock option plan to directors, officers and employees of Bear
Creek, including an employee performing investor relations activities, at an
exercise price of $3.25 per share, exercisable on or before February 6, 2018.
These options are exercisable for a five-year period and the grant is subject
to vesting provisions in accordance with the Company's Stock Option Plan.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that
term is  defined  in  the  policies  of  the  TSX  Venture  Exchange)  accepts 
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.



SOURCE Bear Creek Mining Corporation

Contact:

Lisa May - Investor Relations
Phone: 604-685-6269 Direct: 604-628-1111
E-mail:lmay@bearcreekmining.com

For further information, please visit the Company's website
(www.bearcreekmining.com)