This one-day field trip will enter the Valles Caldera National Preserve, exploring the fascinating geologic story told by rock exposures inside the caldera. The caldera has experienced profound changes involving resurgent uplift, numerous volcanic eruptions, lakes and erosion of the rim. Our journey includes numerous scenic valleys inside the caldera, including Valle Grande, Valle San Antonio and Valle Toledo. Wildlife sightings are common.The $10 entry fee into the preserve is included in the course fee.
Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Aug. 8, 1 day.
Course #SW314 01/CRN 10161
Kirt Kempter, Fee $109