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“Sandpiper Geology Walk and Scavenger Hunt” Walk Natural History Center

August 9, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

$5 – $10

Join John for a fun and informative walk across the Sandpiper rocks ending with a geology scavenger hunt designed for all ages! Dr. John Cox is an ‘almost retired’ geology professor from Mount Royal University in Calgary. He has spent as much time as possible on Hornby over the last ten years and loves wandering over the different rocks found at Sandpiper Beach, most of which formed around 70 million years ago!

If the day is hot and sunny, please consider bringing a sunhat and drinking water and also a pen or pencil for the scavenger hunt.

Please email hornby.naturalhistory@gmail.com if you want to attend as registration is capped at 25, and its mandatory if you want to attend.

Children over 10 years are welcome with an adult.

Cost: Sliding scale $5- $10 for adults. Children are free.


August 9, 2022
10:30 am - 11:30 am
$5 – $10


Sandpiper Beach Community Park
Porpoise Cres. & Sandpiper Rd.
Hornby Island,
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