Thanks goes to Nancy Nusink, our field trip chairman for the wonderful trips she arranged this year 2011. See pictures of some of our previous trips in the gallery section
Here are the Field Trips for 2012
DATE FIELD TRIP LOCATION TRIP LEADER(S) April 13-14 MILFORD Geology Trip Charlotte & Jerry Davis April 28 PELICAN POINT Need Leader May 5 TOPAZ MOUNTAIN Jim Kallin May 19 SPANISH FORK Canyon Need Leader May 25-28 Wyoming Blue Forest George Ream June 9 MILFORD AREA Jim Kallin June 23 CEDAR CITY area Keith & Jerrie Fackrell July 4-8 NEVADA Nancy Nusink July 21 MAXFIELD MINE Dave & Sherry Howland August 11 Red Marble and more Keith & Jerrie Fackrell August 25 CEDAR MOUNTAIN Larry & Vickie Hathaway September 15 FOSSIL MOUNTAIN Jim Kallin September 22 -- Need Trip and a Leader -- October 12-13 Moab area & Moab Show Floy Wash, etc. Nancy Nusink October 20 GEODE BED Need Leader
Sign-up Sheets for the Field Trips will be at the club’s monthly & Junior meetings. No one goes without first signing a Waiver of Liability form. IF YOU KNOW OF FUN TRIPS not listed, or want to lead a trip—call Nancy Nusink and let her know. Notice, we need a Leader for the Geode Bed and We need someone to plan and lead a trip for September 22.
If you have signed up to go on a trip and you are unable to go PLEASE CALL the trip leader and let them know!
WHAT TO BRING on Rock trips—pick & pointed hammer; bucket to gather rocks; small compact shovel or/and large sized shovel; four pronged rake; pry bar; sun screen; plenty of water; gloves; food and treats; small first-aid kit; TP; bug spray; wide brimmed hat and white long-sleeved shirt; Actually bring whatever you feel is important.
ALWAYS REMEMBER TO Fill your vehicle tank at the last service station before going into the back country!
MOST IMPORTANT—HAVE A FUN TIME!! Watch for snakes - Also at each spot, as a group, fill one or two 5 gallon buckets with Grab Bag Rocks