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Page last updated 5/2/18

We invite you to attend our next meeting to find out about this year's field trips.

FIELD TRIP SCHEDULE for 2018

6/8 (Fri) Travel day; group dinner in Socorro

6/9 (Sat) Blanchard Mine, Socorro CO, NM Fluorite, galena, linarite, chrysocolla, etc.

6/10 (Sun) Blanchard Mine or U.S. 60 Mine U.S. 60 Mine has goethite

6/23 (Sat) Butterfield Ranch (with CMS jrs) Smoky quartz

6/24 (Sun) Wigwam Creek Smoky quartz, topaz, amazonite

6/30 (Sat) Travel day to Fossil Butte National Monument, Kemmerer, WY

7/1 (Sun) American Fossil Quarry, Kemmerer, WY (fee dig)

7/2 (Mon) Eden Valley, WY Blue Forest Petrified Wood

7/3 (Tues) WY (nephrite jade/ agates?)

7/4 (Wed) Travel day or stay for 4th of July in WY, as desired

7/7 (Sat) Florissant (w/ CMS jrs) National Monument and private quarry (fee dig)

7/27 (Fri) Smoky Hawk Amazonite, smoky quartz

7/28 (Sat) Dorris’ Topaz Mine (w/ CMS jrs) Topaz, smoky quartz (fee dig)

8/9 (Thurs) Travel Day

8/10 (Fri) Last Chance Mine (fee for finds) Sow belly agate, (rare) turquoise

8/11 (Sat) Creede Airport Fossils

8/12 (Sun) Underground Mining Museum (admission fee)

8/13 (Mon) Travel Day

9/22-23 (Sat, Sun) Crawford, NE (with CMS) Fairburn agates (as guests of Colorado Mineral Society)