Tomales Point Geology Hike

from Saturday, April 29, 2017 11:00AM to Saturday, April 29, 2017 7:00PM

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PRNSA Member -- -- -- 53.49
Non-Member -- -- -- 63.99
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Event Details

$50 Member Price / $60 Non-Member Price  Interested in becoming a member of PRNSA? Click Here!  Experience the rugged and isolated northern ridge crest of the park on this 10-mile hike along the Tomales Point Trail. This scenic hike is generally level, but is entirely open and often windy or foggy. Although this area is well known for its herds of Tule Elk, the open coastal grasslands along the trail provide views of the Pacific Ocean to the west and the San Andreas Fault within Tomales Bay, the Sonoma Coast, and Mount Saint Helena at the head of the Napa Valley to the east. Discussions along the trail will include: the San Andreas Fault, the 1906 earthquake, plate tectonics, Ice-Age landscapes, shoreline processes, and climate change. Instructed by John Karachewski -This is a 10 mile round trip, be sure to be prepared and wear shoes with good tread. -Youth, ages 12 and up, are welcome with adult supervision. -If you have any special circumstances or questions, please contact us at Is this event rain or shine? We use National Park advisories to determine whether or not the class will run. Click here to check out current weather conditions!  Class Cancelation Policy: If a registered participant wishes to cancel their enrollment and receive a refund, notification must be received at least 14 days in advance of the class date. No refunds will be issued for enrollment cancelations made less than 14 days in advance of the class date. Class enrollment fees are non-transferable. In the event that the PRNSA Field Institute cancels a class, participants will receive a full refund of class fee. What to Bring Warm, variable-weather, layered clothing (waterproof windbreaker or rain jacket, hat, gloves) Hat and sunscreen Comfortable walking shoes Daypack Lunch, snacks, and water for the day Binoculars (optional) Camera (optional) Hand lens or magnifying glass (optional) Interested in becoming a class facilitator to assist PRNSA Field Institute courses or becoming a volunteer for PRNSA? Click Here! 
Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email with directions to the meeting location!

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