This unique opportunity combines outdoor adventure and discovery with a tour of rock and ice cores. This private half-day tour for up to 4 people will be guided by Gus Gustason, a geologist with more than 35 years of development, research, and teaching experience. The guided tour starts with a walk through the Jurassic Morrison Formation and Cretaceous Dakota Group near the T-Rex Parking Area in Golden and Dinosaur Ridge near Morrison. The Morrison is famous for yielding thousands of dinosaur bones and the Dinosaur Ridge display contains more than 300 Cretaceous dinosaur footprints. The tour ends with a lunch at a nearby restaurant. The tour then moves to the USGS Core Research Center and National Ice Core Laboratory in Lakewood. Dates for tour to be arranged between Gus Gustason and winner of silent auction item.
Donated By Gus Gustason, Senior Staff Geologist US Operations Enerplus