Geology Hike of Three Peaks

When:
August 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Where:
Three Peaks Recreation Area
10 miles west of Cedar City
UT 84721
Cost:
$50
Contact:
SUU Community Education
435-865-8259

SUU Community Educations presents Geology Hike of Three Peaks Recreation Area in Cedar City, UTSUU Community Education: Geology Hike of Three Peaks held 8:00 pm – 12:00 pm meet at the Three Peaks Recreation Area (Cedar City). Registration is $50. This seven-mile, geologist-led hike will scale trails around the granite-topped Three Peaks range west of Cedar City. Learn about the geologic events that formed granite domes and iron-rich ore bodies of the Iron Springs mining district. Also view enigmatic Jurassic and Cretaceous rocks that reveal evidence of violent earthquakes and mountain building in the distant past. Due to the length, elevation gain, and some off-trail scrambling, participants should be physically able. Be prepared with drinking water, snacks, trekking poles, proper hiking shoes, and comfortable clothing. For information call 435-865-8259.

Register online no later then August 1st.

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