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Geology Hike of Olana
5720 Rte 9G
Hudson, NY 12534
Region: Upper Hudson
DetailsEvent Type Walk/Hike Description Join Hartwick College Geology Professor, Robert Titus, on Olana’s East Lawn, to learn about the geological history of Olana. The hike will also explore the natural forces that shaped Frederic Church’s artist-designed landscape. With Titus as your guide, science meets storytelling. We will hike about 1.5 miles followed by healthy seasonal snacks. Sponsoring Organization The Olana Partnership
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RegistrationMember: Free, Non-Member: $5
Additional InformationWide, well-groomed gravel carriage roads. Some low-grade ascents/descents and uneven terrain.
Activities: Guided House Tours 10 AM - 1 PM, Self-Guided House Tours 2 PM - 3:30 PM, Historic Landscape Tour 11:15 & 2:15 PM. Please visit the Book a Tour Page at www.olana.org to make your tour reservations.
Additional Equipment Required: Suggested: Good walking shoes, waterbottle, and sunscreen.
Event Duration (hours): 2
Not suitable for children under age 5.
Length (miles): 1.5
Path: Returns to start
Boots Needed: No
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No