Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Field Trip Details

For the May 9 Flagstaff field trip:
Car Pool from Prescott leaves promptly at 7:30 from the Fry's parking lot at Willow Creek and Sandretto. Park behind the Wells Fargo bank.
9:15 Meet at the Museum of Northern Arizona. Regular admission is $7.00. We will split into two group with tours of the therizinosaur exhibit led by Dave Gillette, curator of geology and discoverer of the dinosaur. While one group tours the exhibit, the other group can explore the museum. From 9:15-9:45 Wayne Ranney will be available to describe the geology exhibits at the museum.
12:00 Leave museum, take Rte 180 north and west to Red Mountain.
12:30 Meet at Red Mountain parking lot.
12:30-1:00 Picnic lunch.
1:00-1:30 Hike in to Red Mountain to explore this interesting cinder cone. Nancy Riggs and Ed Wolfe will be available to discuss the geology.

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