Geology in action: Newell Creek Canyon (cancelled)

November 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm



Geologic activity is taking place within the forested slopes and canyon walls of Newell Creek Canyon. Join a naturalist and descend below the hustle and bustle of the canyon rim searching for signs of recent geologic activity and the plants and animals that inhabit the steep, shifting landscape. This is a strenous walk.

Cost: $6 per person, $11 per family

Where: Newell Creek Natural Area. Directions provided to registered participants.

Details: Suitable for ages 10 and up

This event has been cancelled


Pets policy: To protect plants, wildlife and people, Metro does not allow pets at regional parks and natural areas. Pets can damage habitat and threaten wildlife the region has worked to protect. In natural areas where dogs are not allowed, people see more wildlife and get closer to it. Seeing-eye dogs or other service animals are allowed. Please bring cleanup materials. http://www.oregonmetro.gov/parks/pets-policy