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Geology and Heritage of Escalante Canyon

October 21

Bob Wick / Bureau of Land Management

Led by Colorado Canyons Association

Escalante Canyon, in Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area, preserves an almost unbroken chain of human visitation and settlement dating back at least 800 years. On this tour, the CCA will take us to Escalante Canyon describing the geology of the region along the way. Once at the canyon, participants will examine Ute and Fremont petroglyphs, historic cabins, fascinating geology, and the only surviving waterwheel on the Gunnison River.

Involves up to three miles of hiking—Moderate.

Member fee is for Museum or Colorado Canyons Association member

Done in cooperation with the Colorado Canyons Association 


$85/Museum or CCA member; $95/Non-member

Includes transportation and lunch


October 21
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Registration Ends
October 5, 2018