Panorama Gem

Rock Hounding in Northeast Washington

Prospective Field Trips

February 18th, 2010

The field trip committee, Rex Barrans, Scott Jackson and Brian Martell have a prospective list of field trips ready:

We have a proposed field trip schedule for your approval , Some of these will depend on
Permission , road condition , or other variables
April 10 or11 sat. or  sun –McGraff quarry — serpentine  —   maybe both days
April 25 –sun  — United Copper –Siderite , Chalcopyrite , Malachite
May 01 or 02–Saddle Mt .–Petrified wood
May 15 or 16 Adams Mt. –Quartz crystal ,Molybdenum ,Garnet , other
June5 –Day break mine – Mt. Spokane — Autinite –FEE Charged ##
June 13–Crystal Prospect –Smoky Quartz  FEE  Charged —  ##  negotiate ?
June26 or 27–Keystone and Edna Mines–Serpentines, Pyrites, Copper minerals
July 10 or 11–Horseshoe Mt.– Quartz Crystal ( see Mark for site )
July24 or 25 –Sullivan Lake–Soapstone
August 7 or 8 Kelly hill –White Rock Quarry
August 21 or22 –Gladstone Mt.– Lead king Mine–Galena ,Dolomite Crystals , Quartz
September , 11 or 12 S. Fk. Sherman –Diopside Crystals
Other possibilities –Opal MT.-Big Iron -Loon Lk. Copper – No Name -Red Marble -Metaline -Evans -Phillips  Ranch-Republic -Napolean – First thought -Red top – Iriquois–Admiral
Young America-and others . And it  may be necessary to use one or more for a sub if we
Have permission denial for any location.
Please offer your opinion on these  and it will be considered,but the final decision will rest
On  the members in attendance at our next two meetings .