Location: Berlin/Ione, Nevada
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park and Buffalo Canyon Reduced Intrusion-Related Gold Deposit
GSN Fall 2020 Field Trip is scheduled for Saturday, October 10, 2020. The trip will visit the historic Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park and the Buffalo Canyon Gold Prospect.
Friday, October 9, 2020: 5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – Pre-trip Zoom meeting information session and speaker to follow.
Saturday, October 10, 2020: Due to Covid-19, all participants will drive to Berlin State Park in their own vehicles.
10:00 a.m. – Begin arriving at Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park.
11:00 a.m. – Fossil building opens and a paleontological tour will be led by Dr. Joshua Bonde, GSN So. Nevada Chapter President.
12:30 p.m. – Berlin mining ghost townsite tour. Sack Lunch provided during this time. Please let us know if you have dietary restrictions by October 1st!
2:00 p.m. – Buffalo Canyon gold project north of Ione led by Pat Quillen and/or Daniel Pace.
5:00 p.m. – Official end of the field trip. Camping and happy hour begin!
At this point, a socially distant happy hour can begin. GSN will provide beer and snacks.
COST: $50 – GSN MEMBER; $50 – GSN SPOUSE; $75 – NON-GSN MEMBER; $0 – GSN STUDENT HELPERS
CAMPING? All people in your vehicle must register separately for the trip.
– IMPORTANT INFORMATION –
Camping at the State Park is available on a first come first served basis. GSN cannot guarantee spots will be available but every effort will be made to accommodate campers. Day-use/camping fees are included in the registration cost. You will be on your own for dinner Saturday evening and breakfast Sunday morning.
To minimize our risk of covid-19 transmission we request attendees do the following:
Do not attend if you have known covid-19 exposure or feel sick
Provide your own transportation
Maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet apart and/or wear masks
Do not share objects
THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS!
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Details10/10/2020 10:00:0010/10/2020 17:00:00America/Los_AngelesGSN Fall 2020 Field Trip, October 10, 2020 – Berlin Ichthyosaur State Park and Buffalo Canyon ProspectReno, NV
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