Piedmont Prospector

Date/Time

Sep 23, 2017
12:30 PM until 04:30 PM

Description

Train departure is at 12:30 PM.

Explore the geologic history of the Delaware Appalachian Piedmont, which contains rock dating from 440 million back to 1.2 billion years ago. Delaware Geologic Survey scientist William "Sandy" Schenck, P.G., will lead you on a 4-hour round-trip tour up the line and will discuss how these rocks came to be. Several stops will be made along the trip to get up close with geology. You'll even have an opportunity to pan for garnets in the Red Clay Creek!

Reservations are required.

Cost

$22

Location

View map Greenbank Station
2201 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE

Additional Information

Sponsor

Wilmington & Western Railroad

Phone

(302) 998-1930

Contact email

wwrroffice@wwrr.com

County:

New Castle County

Neighborhood:

Wilmington

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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