Cornwall museum offers geology hike on Dec. 3

| 15 Feb 2012 | 10:20

    Cornwall — The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will host a Geology Hike on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 10 a.m. Environmental educator Judy Onufer at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, for a short presentation on the geological history of New York State. After the presentation, participants will take a 90-minute guided hike that goes back more than a billion years in geologic history. Learn how to identify primary rock types and visit the site of a 19th century magnetite mine. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots recommended. Please bring water and a snack. Recommended for adults with or without children and for children ages 7 and up. Admission:$5. Museum Members: $3. For information, call 534-5506, ext 204.Visit the museum’s Web site at