Field Trip One
Dates: April 2 and 4
Field Trip Leaders: Sergey Goretoy, Clemson University
This trip will examine the geological transition from the Piedmont to the Blue Ridge. Notable features to be examined include the Clemson ultramafic body, rocks of the Clemson nappe, Seneca Fault, rocks of the Walhalla nappe, Estatoe fault, Brevard zone, and possibly Tallulah Dome if time allows. This trip is designed to accomodate those who have been on the Chattooga trip or are looking for a roadside geology experience. Some walking ability is needed to experience all of the stops.
Field Trip Two
Dates: April 2, 4, and 18
Field Trip Leaders: Scott Brame, Clemson University
This trip is a riverside examination of the features that are responsible for the geomorphology and resulting landforms found along the Chattooga River. This trip requires the partipant to be in very good physical condition. You should be capable of paddling 4 miles and walking 1 mile on an uneven trail.
All field trips are approved for 8 CECs.
Upon registering, you will receive more information via email as well as updates about weather conditions the week before the trip.