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Ernie Wiegand - Geology and Natural History

  • Jump Hill Preserve Route 58 and Country Club Lane Easton, Ct USA (map)

Geology and Natural History Hike with Norwalk Community College Anthropology Professor Ernie Wiegand.  This hike offers a fascinating glimpse into local geology and prehistoric times led by Professor Ernie Wiegand in the Jump Hill Section of Trout Brook Valley. Join Ernie to see and learn about prehistoric times as he points out notable landforms and rock outcrops and notes how they affected human occupation of the area during both prehistoric and historic times.


Things you may want to bring:
Binoculars, camera, sunscreen, bug repellent, sturdy shoes and smiles. 

Terrain: Moderate
Please Dress for a casual hike on moderate, rocky and steep terrain in a beautiful location. Sturdy shoes/hiking boots are important and you should protect yourself from deer ticks which can be present at this time of year. Walking sticks may be helpful.

Rain date: August 18th. We will contact you regarding any cancellation by 8:00AM the day of the event.

Earlier Event: July 28
Working party at the “Patch”.
Later Event: September 7
The Weston Kiwanis Dog Jamboree