Summer 2018 - Geology Field Course Schedule

 

 

03-May

 

Thu

 

Picking up Vehicles, Packing, and Loading by Field Course Staff for Monday Departure

04-May

Fri

Packing, Loading, and Prep by Students and Staff

05-May

Sat

Personal Packing and Prep by Students and Staff

06-May

Sun

Personal Packing and Prep by Students and Staff

07-May

Mon

Trip West; leave NC; Lodge at Hurricane Mills, TN

08-May

Tue

Trip West; Lodge at Clinton, OK

09-May

Wed

Clinton, OK to Abiquiu Dam, NM, Campground

10-May

Thu

Abiquiu, NM; Introduction to Stratigraphic Units for Abiquiu Mapping Exercise

11-May

Fri

Abiquiu, NM; Introductory Geologic Mapping Exercise

12-May

Sat

Abiquiu, NM; Introductory Geologic Mapping Exercise

13-May

Sun

Abiquiu, NM; Introductory Geologic Mapping Exercise

14-May

Mon

Abiquiu, NM; Introductory Geologic Mapping Exercise Compilation Day

15-May

Tue

Abiquiu, NM Field Review + Laundry in Espanola

+ afternoon-early dinner in Santa Fe, NM

16-May

Wed

Abiquiu, NM to Cochiti Dam, NM Campground Jemez Mountains and

Jemez Volcanic Center Field Trip

Camp at US Army Corps of Engineers Cochiti Dam Campground

17-May

Thu

Cochiti, NM Campground, NM; San Ysidro Mapping Exercise

18-May

Fri

Cochiti, NM Campground, NM; San Ysidro Mapping Exercise

19-May

Sat

Cochiti, NM Campground, NM; San Ysidro Mapping Exercise  

20-May

Sun

Cochiti, NM Campground, NM; San Ysidro Mapping Exercise Compilation Day

21-May

Mon

Cochiti, NM Campground, NM; Grading for Staff and Laundry Day and Partial Day Off for Students

22-May

Tue

Trip to Bandelier National Monument + Move to Taos-Sipapu, NM

 

23-May

 

Wed

Evening Introduction for the Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #1

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise

24-May

Thu

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise

25-May

Fri

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #1 Compilation Day

26-May

Sat

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range and Regional Geology Overview

27-May

Sun

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Day Off + Laundry

28-May

Mon

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Field Orientation for the Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #2

29-May

Tue

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #2

30-May

Wed

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #2

31-May

Thu

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #2

01-June

02-June

03-June

Fri

Sat

Sun

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Picuris Range Mapping Exercise #2 Compilation Day

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Mini Exercise to be Determined

Taos-Sipapu, NM; Day Off + Laundry

04-June

Mon

Field Trip to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Creede, CO

Lodge at Ute Bluff Lodge in South Fork, CO

05-June

Tue

Visit Mine Ruins and Silver Mine Tour in Creede, CO +

Examine Volcanic Flow Units + Slumgullion Landslide

Lodge at Ute Bluff Lodge in South Fork, CO

06-June

Wed

Move to Crested Butte, CO; Crested Butte-Gunnison, CO; Introduction to Mapping Exercise #1

07-June

Thu

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #1

08-June

Fri

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #1

09-June

Sat

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #1

10-June

Sun

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO;

Gunnison Mapping Exercise #1 Compilation Day

11-June

Mon

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Day Off

12-June

Tue

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO;

Day Field Trip to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison

13-June

Wed

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #2

14-June

Thu

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #2

15-June

Fri

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Gunnison Mapping Exercise #2

16-June

Sat

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO;

Gunnison Mapping Exercise #2 Compilation Day

17-June

Sun

Lodge at San Moritz Condos, Crested Butte, CO; Partial Day Off + Packing for Trip Home (To Gunnison Airport for Students Flying Home)

18-June

Mon

Trip East; Lodge at Clinton, OK

19-June

Tue

Trip East; Lodge at Hurricane Mills, TN

20-June

Wed

Trip East; Arrive Raleigh, NC + Greenville, NC late afternoon to early evening respectively

21-June

Thu

Unpacking and Storage of Equipment + Vehicle Clean Up and Return