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Geology Bus Tour: An Excursion to Clinch Mountain and Thorn Hill, TN

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Date(s) - 12/02/2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture


Join the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture as we travel to Clinch Mountain in Thorn Hill, Tennessee to explore and learn about more than 300 million years of geologic history. The tour will be led by Dr. Tom Broadhead and Dr. Bob Hatcher of the University of Tennessee. The tour will include stops for observation and collecting, a guided overview of the area, and a boxed lunch.

Your ticket fee includes the tour, a boxed lunch with dessert, take home information, and an annual museum membership (for non-members). A portion of each ticket is tax deductible. Non-member tickets include a one year membership to the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture. For details about membership visit the museum’s website.

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WHEN: Saturday, December 2, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (Rain Date: Saturday, December 9) *Please meet in the museum lobby by 8:45 am. Bus will depart promptly at 9:00 am.

WHERE: McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, 1327 Circle Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37916

Ticket Price: Members: $60 ($25 gift credit). Non-members: $75 ($35 gift credit)

Parking: All attendees will have access to free parking in front of the museum. See Parking & Directions for more information.

Contact Stacy Palado at or 865-974-2144 with any questions.

Tour sponsored by Howard Capito.

The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System and partner in the Tennessee Transfer Pathway.

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