skip to Main Content
Loading Events

« All Events

Earth Science Rocks! Adventure Field Trip to Mount Hood

July 14 @ 8:45 am - 5:00 pm

$50.00

Earth Science Rocks! Adventure Field Trip to Mount Hood

Steve Carlson leads an expedition to explore Mt. Hood, Saturday, July 14, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet at 8:45 a.m. at the front entrance of the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Drive for a one-day bus tour.

The Earth Science Rocks! Geology tour will take you on a tour of majestic Mt. Hood. Learn about the history, geology, processes and features of Oregon’s tallest mountain. There will be stops at Panorama Point, Eliot Creek Lahar, White River Outwash Valley, and the Timberline Lodge area. You’ll take a hike to the Ghost Forest overlooking the White River drainage and learn identification of the geologic historical features of this prominent Cascade volcano. The shuttle will return approximately 5 p.m.

Steve Carlson is a Northwest native and a retired professor of geology. As an excursion leader, he is enthusiastic, informed and will bring new understanding to the beauty of our geologic environment.

The fee is $50 and includes transportation, a box lunch and bottled water. Register by July 12, by calling 541-296-8600 ext. 201 or purchase your tickets below.

DSC04630

Mount Hood and its’ surrounding geography is complex, fragile and endlessly beautiful. Join us to experience it on a deeper level.

Tickets

Unlimited available
Adventure Field Trip Mt. Hood$50.00Adventure Field Trip Mt. Hood July 14 8:45 am to 5pm With Steve Carlson

Please fill in all required fields

Details

Date:
July 14
Time:
8:45 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$50.00
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,

Venue

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center
5000 Discovery Drive
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
+ Google Map
Phone:
541.296.8600 #201