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Crinoid Fossil Bed Hike, Allens Creek SRA (Monroe Lake)
Start Date: 10/28/2018Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Date: 10/28/2018End Time: 3:00 PM
Event Description:

Crinoid Fossil Bed Hike at 1:00 p.m.

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Register by October 25.
Limited to 20 people, recommended for teens and adults.
Location: Allens Creek SRA

Walk back in time, as the naturalist reconstructs the landscape as it was here during the Mississippian Period. On this 2-hour hike to a crinoid fossil bed, we’ll explore what fossils can tell us about the past and how they form – and why there are so many at this particular location. This is a shortened version of our full-length fossil beds hike; total distance covered will be about 2 miles with a few significant hills.
Location Information:
Monroe Lake  (View Map)
4850 S. State Road 446
Bloomington, IN 47401

Monroe Lake - Allens Creek State Recreation Area  (View Map)
6391 E. Allens Creek Road
Bloomington, IN 47401
Contact Information:
Name: Paynetown Activity Center
Phone: 8128379967
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  • Visiting and Playing
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  • Natural Resources, Department of

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