March 9-24, 2018

Event Details

Rock 'n' Walk
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Date:
Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Location:
Stone Mountain Park (1000 Robert E Lee Blvd Stone Mountain GA 30083)
Presenting Partner(s):
Georgia State University
Audience(s):
  • Children (age 5-12)
  • Teens (age 13-18)
  • Families
  • Adults
Topic(s):
  • Earth & Space Science
  • Nature & Environment
Admission:
Free with park admission

Millions of years ago a massive magma chamber cooled below ground near Atlanta, never erupting through to the surface. Now, we call it Stone Mountain. Join GSU Geosciences on a hike to explore this unique granite dome. You can start the hikes or swing by for an information session at the visitor center in Confederate Hall where the geologists will explore the history of this notable natural landmark.
Hikes will depart from the Confederate Hall Historical & Environmental Education Center. Groups will depart frequently.
Connect with us and learn more through our Facebook event.

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