Gems Beneath Your Boots

NOTE:  Due to COVID Crisis and other factors we will not be offering rock climbing in 2020.  Join us in 2021 for some amazing climbing adventures.  

This half day tour involves a visit to Greenmantle Farms near Wilberforce where you will explore some amazing undisturbed "gems beneath your boots" including fluorichterite, orthoclase, tremolite, actinolite. apatite, and quartz. Discover how these remarkable crystals formed and how the minerals below can influence the flora and fauna above. This is a non-collecting tour - cameras are welcome but hammers are not. This tour is 2-3 hours in length and involves hiking for approximately 4 km. Transportation and lunch is available for an extra fee.   

This adventure is part of a full day experience has been identified as an Ontario Signature Experience. More info here - http://bit.ly/1VCYqOD

Duration: 
half day
Seasons: 
spring
summer
autumn

Activities:

Dates: 
May 1 to October 31
Location: 
Greenmantle Farm - Wilberforce
Physical Challenge Rating: 
4
Moderate hiking (~ 4 km) with some steep grades
Price per person: 
From $39.00
Rates: 

$39.00/person plus HST.  $17/child under 16 
Transportation and/or lunch can be arranged for an extra charge.

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Accommodation: 

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Make it yours:
This package can be customized according to your needs.
Other dates can be arranged with advance notice.

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