Geological Hike of the White Pines Nature Preserve+
Chatham County, North Carolina
Saturday, October 16, 2021 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Field Trip Leaders: Phil Bradley and Emily Michael
North Carolina Geological Survey
Event: Geological Hike of the White Pines Nature Preserve + bonus field trip
Details: Field trip of the nature preserve 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; lunch on the patio at the Carolina Brewery & Grill in Pittsboro (lunch/tea/soft drinks/tax/tip included in registration). Bonus field trip after lunch to an old quarry on the shores of Jordan Lake.
Location: Starts and ends at the parking lot closest to the confluence of the Rocky and Deep rivers. It is a little tricky to find the preserve. Give yourself a few extra minutes for travel; good to have a navigator to help with the turns.
Cost: $50 for AEG members, teachers and the public; $60 for non-members, $25 for student members of AEG.
Registration: Please submit this form. Field trip is limited to 25 participants.
Reservation deadline: 5 p.m., Monday, October 11, 2021.
Continuing Education Credits: Six hours for North and South Carolina geology boards.
Masks: Recommended. Vaccinated even better.