MSA FIELD TRIP INFORMATION
MEET TIME: 9:00 AM in Payson (meeting location will be sent after registration)
END TIME: The trip will end by 5 PM
LIMITED TRIP: No Limit
TRAVEL NOTE: Please allow at least 1/2 hour more time than normal to get to the meeting spot. The delays may not be noted on the state of Arizona highway condition website.
VEHICLE: Almost any vehicle can make this trip.
TRIP DEMAND LEVEL: Easy to Moderate
SAFETY: Arrive with full tank of Gas and Good Tires. Safety Glasses, Gloves, and Personal PPE. We will be using masks when close and practicing social distancing. Please bring a whistle in case we need to find you or gather up the participants.
LIST OF TOOLS NEEDED: Rake, Small Shovel, Sifter, Rock Hammer, Large Shovel, Sledge Hammer.
RECOMMENDED: Sunscreen, Hat, Water, Lunch, Bug Spray, Bucket, First Aid Kit, Sturdy shoes or boots, and normal day hiking items.
MATERIAL: Quartz like Herkimer Diamonds from New York
TRIP LEADER: Chris Whitney-Smith
RSVP REQUIRED by Thursday @ 6 PM - MSA Members Only
CANCELLATION: Trip Leader can cancel the field trip due to low participation (under 5 members RSVP) or weather or road conditions.