Rainbow Falls History and Geology Walk

Rainbow Falls History and Geology Walk

Rainbow Falls History Walk:  Did you know the Civilian Conservation Corps built the bridge over Rainbow falls in the 1930s during the Great Depression? Come and discover the rich history of the Rainbow Falls Historic Area on September 15, 10a-11a.

Rainbow Falls Geology Walk:  Join Professor Mark Izold, Pikes Peak Community College Geology, and discover the rich geologic history of the Rainbow Falls area on October 13, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  We will see and touch the Great Unconformity and hear about the Cambrian and Ordovician time periods and evidence for life found in the strata of this area.  The paleoenvironment in which these animals lived will also be discussed.

Each event is $3 per member, $4 non-member. Pre-Registration is required.  Contact Theresa Odello, Recreation Coordinator, 520-6977, theresaodello@elpasoco.com

 

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