Geology Rocks! An Appalachian Foundation

It’s a rockin’ weekend at Pipestem Resort State Park. Geologist Ken Ashton welcomes ‘rockers’ to an evening program about the geology of West Virginia. Learn more about rocks, minerals and fossils during the evening presentation at the amphitheater at 8:00 p.m. The program is free to attend and open to the public.

Have you ever wondered “is there gold in them thar WV hills” or what is an earthquake, this presentation is for you. Youth and adults alike may skip a stone on water, but do you know the geology of the Mountain State? Geology Rocks!

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

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Event Details

  • Start Date: August 1, 2019

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