Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Written in Stone

This field study examines the amazing geological history of Kananaskis Country. Traveling by bus from Barrier Lake to Lower Kananaskis Lake, students will explore 4 different stops. Each stop represents one chapter in the geology of the Rocky Mountains: deposition, rock formation, mountain building and erosion. Students participate in an activity at each stop which demonstrates the geologic process.

Grade(s):7
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Planet Earth
Type:Field Study
Duration:Full-Day
Location:Locations throughout Kananaskis Country
Max. Group Size:35
Fees:$200
Availability:Spring & Fall

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Updated: Apr 12, 2018