Geology Rocks! - Tacoma - 2020

Exploring Nature & Day Hiking Course

Geology Rocks!

Join Geologist Lara Linde for this lecture and a required field trip to learn about the geology of our area.

Join Geologist Lara Linde for this lecture and choice of field trips to learn about the geology of our area.  From the sparkling waters of the Pacific Ocean to the majestic peaks of the Cascade Range, Lara will lead you through the geology of our state.  This talk will include some basics of geology, the dominant geological processes at work, and some locations where you can hike to see amazing geologic displays in nature.  Lara will also have a hands on display of common rock types that can be found in our area. 

Those who attend the lecture will be required to sign up for a field trip to either Flaming Geyser State Park (morning or afternoon), Snoquera Falls (morning or afternoon), or Emmons Moraine Trail via Glacier Basin to further explore the geology of our region.

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Lecture - Geology Rocks!
Tacoma Program Center
Thu, Apr 16, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
49 participants
Field Trips - Geology Rocks!
Flaming Geyser State Park
Sat, Apr 25, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
9 participants
Flaming Geyser State Park
Sat, Apr 25, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
10 participants
Snoquera Falls Loop
Sun, May 24, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
10 participants
Snoquera Falls Loop
Sun, May 24, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
10 participants
Emmons Moraine Trail
Sun, Jul 5, 2020
Registration opens Mar 1
10 participants
Roster
Required Equipment

TBD

Course Materials

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