Glacial History Bike Tour

Schedule and Location


Sunday, November 4, 2018, noon to 2:00 p.m.
(rain date November 11)
Botany Lab, Research Building

Fees and Registration

$16.00 member
$20.00 nonmember

Course Description

Learn the geologic history of the Midwest as we cycle the the roads of the Arboretum. The beautiful rolling terrain of hills, valleys, meadows, reveal a story of glaciers and erosion over the past fifteen thousand years.  A bicycle is the ideal way to explore this varied glacial terrain. Led by David Dolak, geologist, artist, and cross-country cyclist.


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Dave Dolak, geologist and cross-country cyclist

Course Details

Notes: Bring your own bike. Helmets required. Must be comfortable riding at a leisurely pace approximately 8 to 9 miles over rolling terrain. In case of inclement weather, the rain date will be November 11. Limit 15