This section provides descriptions of some of the sites and the geologic problems addressed during the course. Each day participants focus on one major problem. Other questions are asked to help participants find the answer to the major problem on their own. Some skills are necessary to solve the problems and are taught as needed. Click on the links below to learn more about the course’s activities.

 An overview itinerary includes more specific information about the tentative plan for the upcoming offering of the course.


·        Unaweep Canyon, Colorado

·        Gateway, Colorado

·        Paradox Valley, Colorado

·        Paradox Basin

·        Natural Bridges National Monument and vicinity

·        Capitol Reef National Park and vicinity

·        Megatracksite

·        Canyonlands National Park and vicinity

·        Arches National Park and vicinity

·        Dinosaur National Monument


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