Take 3 hikes to discover San Francisco’s geology in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area from the Presidio to Fort Funston. Observe serpentinite bluffs and landslides at Marshall Beach in the Presidio, to melange at Lands End. Learn about the San Andreas Fault System and view the Rockland Ash layer, which erupted from Mount Tehama volcano about 600,000 years ago at Fort Funston. Approximately 6-miles of hiking with 750 feet of elevation gain.
-This will be a vigorous activity (over 5 miles and/or otherwise physically demanding).
-Youth, ages 12 and up, are welcome with adult supervision.
If a registered participant wishes to cancel their enrollment and receive a refund, notification must be received at least 14 days in advance of the class date. No refunds will be issued for enrollment cancellations made less than 14 days in advance of the class date. Class enrollment fees are non-transferable. PNRSA Field Institute classes are generally run rain or shine, though will follow National Park Service weather and road advisories to ensure that classes only run in safe conditions. In the event that the PRNSA Field Institute cancels a class for any reason, participants will receive a full refund of class fees.
What to Bring:
-Warm, variable-weather, layered clothing (waterproof windbreaker or rain jacket, hat, gloves)
-Hat and sunscreen
-Comfortable walking shoes
-Notebook & Pen
-Lunch, snacks, and water for the day
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