Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day! Geology Walk Through Five Ponds with Tom Alena

When:
June 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Where:
White Memorial Museum
80 Whitehall Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
USA
Cost:
Free
Celebrate Connecticut Trails Day! Geology Walk Through Five Ponds with Tom Alena @ White Memorial Museum | Litchfield | Connecticut | United States

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Geologist and meteorologist Tom Alena knows a thing or two about rocks! Join Tom on this beautiful hike through one of White Memorial’s richest geological arenas. Tom will explain the glacial event that occurred thousands of years ago in laymen’s terms revealing the stories of white quartz, garnets, mica schist, and that incredible boulder field that define this very special area. Wear sturdy boots. Rain or shine! 10:00 A.M., Meet at the trailhead at the intersection of RTs. 63 and 61 in Morris, just south of the Litchfield town line (2.5 miles south of the Litchfield Green), FREE… Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center’s programming expenses.