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Stories Set in Stone: Geology of the Sierra Nevada, Bennetville Interpretive Hike with Ellie

July 13, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Join Trail Ambassador Ellie for a hike back in time at the Bennetville mine.

Where: Meet at Junction Campground day use lot (before the bridge). MAP

When: 9am – noon on 7/13, 8/17, and 9/7

What: Explore the historic Bennetville mine and get an up-close and personal view into the geology of the Eastern Sierra. This hike will begin at an elevation of 9,500, and we will gain about 300 feet as we go up to the old mine and townsite. We will travel 2-3 miles round trip so bring snacks, water, and any other essentials for a hike.

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July 13, 2024
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Bennetville Mine
Bennetville mine United States