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Founded in 1882, the Colorado Scientific Society promotes knowledge, the understanding of science, and its application to human needs, focusing primarily on earth science, but welcoming members with interests in all fields of science.

Upcoming Field Trips

CSS 2011 Fall Field Trip



Fall 2011 Field Trip Flyer




Virtual Fieldtrips

NEW!!  Geology of Marshall Mesa Open Space, Boulder, Colorado (pdf)

NEW!!  Field Guide to the Geology Along the Old Kiln Trail, Boulder, Colorado (doc)

The Geology Along the Trails West of NCAR (html) (pdf)

Boulder Section (pdf)

Past Fieldtrips 2011

Late Cenozoic Evolution of the Colorado with optional bike trip down Glenwood Canyon

Past Fieldtrips 2010

The Grand Loop Field Trip—A Tribute to Bruce Bryant

Past Fieldtrips 2009

The Victor Mine and Front Range Geology
Click here for a PDF with additional information

Past Fieldtrips 2008

Amazonite-bearing pegmatites in the 
Pikes Peak Batholith,
near Harris Park, Park County, CO

New Insights into the Geologic and Geomorphic Evolution of South Park Basin

Trip to the northern Never Summer Range volcanic field --
"The search for Braddock's Caldera"

Past Fieldtrips 2007

Ancient Lake Alamosa

Mining History of Colorful Central City

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Past Fieldtrips 2006

Paradox Basin Fieldtrip

Past Fieldtrips 2005

Volcanic and Plutonic rocks of Table Mountain

Spanish Peaks

South Platte Country field trip, white Cloud Pegmatite + the 1996 Buffalo Creek fire and flood

Gunnison Area

Past Fieldtrips 2004

Symposium Field Trip: The Tectonics and Precambrian Geology of the Front Range between Golden and Marshall

Past Fieldtrips 2003

Rocks of the Denver Basin

Past Fieldtrips 2002

Jackson Hole, Wyoming


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