2023 Field Trip List

Columbine Gem & Mineral Society (CGMS)/Pueblo Rockhounds (PR)/Canon City Geology Club (CCGC) 2023 Field Trip Schedule

(Field Trips and dates are subject to change)


            15th  – Baculite Mesa, Pueblo, CO (PR)        

            21nd – Texas Creek/Echo Canyon ATV Tour (CCGC)


            17th – Eight Mile Quarry (CCGC)

            20th – Lake George Claims (PR)

           27th – Barite Mine, Hartsel, CO (CGMS)      

            28th – Historical Driving Tour of the Florence Coal Fields (CCGC)


            3rd   – Mollie Kathleen Tour/Cripple Creek Narrow Gauge RR ($ Entrance fee) (CCGC)

            10th – Calumet Mine, Salida, CO (CGMS)

            TBD – Detroit City Mine (Sweet Home) –Alma, CO (CGMS)


            13th – Poncha Pass Agate – In lieu of monthly meeting (CGMS)

            15th – Ute Trail/Midway Springs, Salida, CO (CGMS)

           21st  – 30th – Chaffee County Fair Exhibition

            29th – Red Canyon Caving (CCGC)

           17-30th – Fairplay Gem/Mineral Show, Fairplay, CO


            10th – 13th – Contin-Tail Rock/Gem Show, Buena Vista, CO

            12th – Calumet Mine, Salida, CO (CGMS)

            19th – 20th – Last Chance Mine, Creede, CO (PR)

            26th – Mt. Antero ($$ fee per person required) (CGMS)


            9th – Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society Lake George Claims (CCGC)

            16th – Barite Mine, Hartsel, CO (CGMS)

            8-17th – Denver Gem/Mineral Show, Denver, CO

            23rd – – Lake George Claims (PR)  


            7th – Colorado Springs Mineralogical Society Lake George Claims (CCGC)

            14th – Sedalia Mine, Salida, CO (CGMS)


            4th – Eight Mile Quarry (CCGC)

Other possible trips in the works:


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