Explore Geoheritage Day (National Science and Technology Week)

Sunday, October 24th, 2010 from 10:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Come explore the Geoheritage of Ottawa-Gatineau at your local parks and green spaces and learn how geological processes have shaped the local landscape.  You will find experts at the following sites who will help explain the fascinating geology of our area:

  • Downtown Ottawa Building Stone Walking Tour - ("Centennial Flame, Parliament Hill - time 10:30am")
  • Champlain Bridge Stromatolites, Gatineau
  • Champlain Lookout, Gatineau Park
  • Hogs Back Park, Hogs Back Drive, Ottawa
    ("Hogs Back Park, Ottawa")
  • Carp Ridge Hike, Morgan's Grant, Kanata (12 noon)
  • W. Erskine Johnston Public School, Kanata
  • Mer Bleue Bog, Orleans
  • Billings Estate National Historic Site, Ottawa

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