Rainbow Falls Geology Walk

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Presented by El Paso County Parks at Rainbow Falls Historic Site, Manitou Springs CO

Jun 08
Rainbow Falls Geology Walk

Come to learn about the great non-conformity and more geology at this interesting walk.

Join Professor Mark Izold, Pikes Peak Community College Geology, and discover the rich geologic history of the Rainbow Falls area.

We will see and touch the Great Unconformity and hear about the Cambrian and Ordovician time periods and evidence for life found in the strata of this area.

The paleoenvironment in which these animals lived will also be discussed.


$3 for members of the Friends of El Paso County Nature Centers.

$4 for non-members.

Contact: (719) 520-6977

Email: theresaodello@elpasoco.com

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Rainbow Falls Historic Site

1350 Serpentine Drive, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

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