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May
11
Saturday
May
11
Sat
Education :: Workshop
Burma Road Geology Field Trip
9:00 AM
Ennis High School
Description:
Burma Road Geology Field Trip ǀ Russell Scruggs | Saturday, May 11th | 9am-all day| Meet at EHS Parking lot| $20
Pack your layers, water, lunches, good shoes, cameras, and rock picks and meet at the High School Parking lot at 9 am on Saturday to carpool!
For the Burma Road field trip you will visit all geologic points from Ennis over Virginia City Hill- pegmatites, lava flows and on to Twin Bridges then back towards Dillon to the road for the Pennington Bridge access to the Burma Road that follows the north side of the Big Hole River through the canyon. Valley gravels into pre-Cambrian gneisses and schists, by basalt flows with Colman’s, then through failed and folded fossil bearing sedimentary layers; recent age lake bed deposits. Then back over the bench to Twin Bridges and to Ennis.
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Age Group: 18+
Venue: Ennis High School
Address: 323 S. Charles Street Ennis, Montana 59729
Phone: 406-682-4258

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