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 RMAG On-the-Rocks Field Trip: Mineral Collecting - Calumet Mine

RMAG On-the-Rocks Field Trip: Mineral Collecting - Calumet Mine

Saturday, June 30, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM

Event Venue
Salida, Colorado





Event Description

Field trip led by Don Bray. Collect minerals at the Calumet Iron Mine near Salida. Specimens to collect: Epidote, actinolite psuedomorphs after diopside (uralite), sagenitic quartz crystals, and magnetite. The best specimens are enclosed in calcite and need to be etched out with dilute hydrochloric acid.

Meet at the SW corner of the Safeway parking lot at 3rd Street and G Street in Salida at 9:00 am
 
RMAG members only.
Cost: $45

Event Contact Information
Name: Kathy Mitchell-Garton
Phone: 303-573-8621
Email: staff@rmag.org
Organization: Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists
RSVP Link: http://www.rmag.org/field-trips#june30

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