Upcoming Field Trips

CSS Spring Field Trip, Sunday, May 19, 2019
Quaternary Geology of the Denver Basin

A one-day field trip (about 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) starting at the Morrison exit/Woolly Mammoth Park & Ride, with 4 to 6 field stops relating to the Quaternary/Pleistocene geology of the Denver Basin. The trip will include a visit to the Magic Mountain archeological site, which has recently been in the news because of recent excavations by the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.


CSS Fall Field Trip, Saturday and Sunday, September 21-22, 2019
Geology and Geoheritage of the Florissant-Cañon City-Florence area

A two-day field trip with an overnight in Cañon City.
Visiting: Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument; Skyline Drive by Cañon City; Royal Gorge; Florence coal, oil, and gas basin; and the Cope-Marsh quarries.


See our Past Field Trips for other places and topics we have explored.