September 17 @ 8:00 am – September 18 @ 12:30 pm
The Eastern Sierra is a fascinating place to learn about volcanoes and the volcanic history of the region. From the Long Valley Caldera and the Glass Mountain Range to Mammoth Mountain, Mono-Inyo Craters, and into the Mono Basin, we will explore some of the world-class volcanic features in Mono Lake’s backyard. This seminar will involve moderate hiking at elevations from 6,500-11,000 feet above sea level. We will likely walk 2-3 miles over the course of the day, some of which is off trail and will be short and steep.
Date: September 17–18, 2022
Instructor: Claire Landowski
Price: $180 for members / $195 for the public
Activity level: DIFFICULT
This seminar’s activity level: difficult. We will be walking up to three miles a day, some of which will be over uneven terrain, off trail, and will include stepping up and over obstacles. This type of walking requires good balance, some agility, and stamina. Be prepared for short, steep sections of trail with little shade.