Geology: A Rockin’ Hike

Walk and rock is a morning hike with Geologist Ken Ashton and Naturalist Julie McQuade. Meet at 10:00 a.m. and set foot on the trail from Mountain Creek Lodge to learn more and find rocks, minerals and fossils on this morning walk. You’ll want to catch a ride on the aerial tram down to Mountain Creek; time your aerial lift down so you’re at Mountain Creek by 10:00 a.m. The geology walk is free and open to the public. Attendees completing the Rockin’ Hike will get a free ride to the top to Canyon Rim Center. Guest leader is Ken Ashton and hike host is Julie McQuade.

There is no charge to attend the Geology Rocks! programs. Geology Rocks is presented by geologists from the West Virginia Economic and Geologic Survey. Learn more about the visiting geologist program at www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/www/services/servvist.htm.

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  • Start Date: August 2, 2019

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