2018 Schedule

May 21Organizational meeting in Room 274 Overman Hall, Bowling Green State University, 2 PM. Housing provided for the night.
May 22Leave BGSU at 6:30 AM from loading area at east side of Overman Hall
May 24Arrive at KOA campground in Bernalillo, NM in early afternoon, set up camp.
May 25-29Measure Cretaceous section, map faulted and folded rocks near San Ysidro at junction of Basin & Range, Rocky Mountain, and Colorado Plateau provinces.
May 30-31Travel to Jemez Mountains, NM. Field trip through Jemez volcanic center. Visit Bandelier National Monument and Bradbury Museum in Los Alamos.
June 1Travel to Nathrop Colorado. Visit Great Sand Dunes National Park.
June 2-June 8Map in Tertiary volcanic and Precambrian plutonic rocks and Quaternary glacial deposits in the Sawatch and Mosquito Mountains of the Central Rocky Mountain province. GPS navigation and digital mapping.
June 9-11Travel to Durango, CO with camping stops planned near Gunnison and Creede.
June 12-23Measure Paleozoic section in San Juan Mountains. Map in Precambrian and Paleozoic metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary rocks. Environmental and GIS projects.
June 24Travel to Denver, CO via Silverton, Ouray, and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
June 25Vans leave Denver for Des Moines, IA at 7 AM.
June 27Return to BGSU by 7 PM.