Reminder: Science Adventure Tours Field Trip
Science Adventure Tours
The Missoula Flood, Gingko Petrified Forest, the ice age and the basalt flows in relation to Noah's Flood
This is a great field trip, especially for homeschoolers who are interested in science.
September 15, 2012 8AM
Questions: call Mark Finkbeiner (509)967-5625
Meet at Temple Baptist Church.
Leave at 8AM
4555 Arena Rd Richland WA
These are only approximate times.
First stop: near Wanapum Dam. Arrive Approx. 8:45AM
Second Stop: Frenchman Coulee and the Feathers. Arrive approx. 10:00 AM
Third Stop: Ginkgo Forest Museum. Arrive approx. 11:00 AM
Forth stop: Ginkgo Petrified Forrest. Arrive approx. noon
Note: This is listed as one of the top 10 Petrified Forests in the United States
Family $30.00 if you pay in advance
Family $40.00 if you pay between September 8-15
Individual $15.00 if you pay in advance
Individual $25.00 if you pay between September 8-15
You will receive a field guide book of the tour explaining the geology and the history of the area
Bring your own lunch.
Bring your own transportation. Carpooling is an option.
The only hiking will be at the Petrified Forest and it is rated easy and some of the trail is wheel chair assessable.
No one under the age of 18 except accompanied by a parent or guardian
Everyone will need to sign a waiver.
Also keep in mind that there is a $10.00 state park fee.
You can get the permit at Wholesale Sports in Kennewick WA
Make checks payable to Science Adventure Tours
Mark Finkbeiner PO Box 657 Richland WA 99352