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Lake Wenatchee Geology Tour

October 3 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Lake Wenatchee October 3Join the Wenatchee Valley Museum for a geologic tour lead by Ken Lacy on Saturday, October 3. The tour heads up the Wenatchee River Valley to Lake Wenatchee. The guided tour looks at everything from Chumstick sandstone, to the glacial features from both the Icicle Creek and Lake Wenatchee Glaciers. See the Leavenworth fault, identify glacial moraines, discuss how streams change with time, and examine 90 million years old igneous rocks and even older metamorphic rocks! The first stop will be at Pinnacle State Park then the tour continues along Hwy 2, Chumstick Hwy, and Icicle Canyon with multiple viewing and discussion stops. The tour will stop at Lake Wenatchee State Park for lunch and return to Leavenworth via the Chumstick Hwy.

 

Tour goers will meet at the Wenatchee Valley Museum to board a tour bus that will depart at 9 a.m.

 

Tickets are $50 for Museum members and $55 for non-members. Please bring your lunch unless otherwise notified.

 

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Date:
October 3
Time:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center