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2018 Festival Event:
Rock n’ Walk
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 a hands-on learning session at the visitor center in Confederate Hall where the geologists will explore the history of this notable natural landmark. You’ll also be able to ‘walk’ a Giant Traveling Map of Georgia, engage in activities with rock and mineral specimens, and explore other natural landscapes using Google Cardboard VR. Groups will depart frequently for the guided hike from the Confederate Hall Historical & Environmental Education Center. While you are there, check out the Eco Expedition event as well!
Presented by Georgia State University
Topics: Earth & Space Science Chemistry Nature & Environment Physics
Audience: Adults Families (kids & adults together) Teens (13-18 yrs) Children (5-12 yrs)
Stone Mountain Park Confederate Hall Historical & Environmental Education Center
1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd.
Stone Mountain, 30083
Saturday, March 10th, 2018
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Price: Free with admission
Admission to the park is $15 per car.
No registration necessary.