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Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho and Jasper workshop
Price: $39.00 + gst
FULL!!! Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper workshop with Geologist Dale Leckie.
Date: February 2, 2018
Time: 6 - 10 pm pm
Cost: $39 for IGA Members; $55 for non-members
Location: Canadian Rockies Earth Science Resource Centre, 111 829 10 Street, Canmore
During this 4 hour workshop, Dale will use his new book "Rocks, Ridges, and Rivers: Geological Wonders of Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks" to help participants understand how to use it as a learning tool to help learn and discover more about the geology of the areas we guide in.
If you want to learn more about the geology of the Canadian Rockies in a fun and interactive workshop this evening event is for you.
His book will be available to participants at a reduced rate during the course as well.
More about Dale: Award-winning geologist and best-selling author Dale Leckie guides you through one of Canada’s most amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks. In Rocks, Ridges, and Rivers, Leckie tells the dramatic story of the Rockies, its rivers and valleys, glaciers and hot springs, caves and karst, mountain building and erosion.
This insiders’ guide includes the stops along the well-traveled routes through Banff, Yoho, and Jasper National Parks that travelers would be wise to seek. All the geological wonders can be seen from roadside pullouts or after short walks along well-maintained paths. With eye-catching illustrations and photographs, this guidebook blends storytelling with science, and natural beauty with easy to understand explanations.
Rocks, Ridges, and Rivers tells you what you need to know to experience and understand the geologic natural history of Canada’s Rocky Mountain Parks, where more than half a billion years of history waits to be discovered. Leckie answers all your questions about the features that make the Rockies such a profound destination. With Dale Leckie as your tour guide, be prepared to be amazed by the geological story written in the rocks, ridges, and rivers.
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