Geology, The Ice Age, & Hudson River School Hike at Olana


Take a tour of Olana’s geological landscape with Hartwick College Geology Professor, Robert Titus. Participants will learn about the geological history of Olana and the forces that shaped the 19th-century Hudson River School artist Frederic Church’s artist-designed landscape. Experience Olana’s landscape with new eyes—the eyes of geologist who sees where science meets storytelling and time travel is possible. The hike will be about 1.5 miles with rests, followed by apples and ice water. Wear smart shoes and sunscreen.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, September 8, 2018: 4pm – 5:30pm

ADMISSION:
Member: $5, Non-Member: $10
Ages 8+

LOCATION:
Olana State Historic Site (Visitor Center)
5720 New York 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

MORE:
Tickets: eventbrite.com
www.olana.org

 

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