SW USA 2017!

February 15th-29th, 2018

Thanks to all of our sponsors and mining companies for making this trip possible!
Attendants
SEG executive team: Natascia Zuccarelli, Robert Meek, Dylan McKevitt
Professors: Dr. Daniel Kontak
Students: Michelle Jacques, Gerald Broughton, Andrew Bradley, Ben Goldman, Brendon Samson, Christopher Beckett-Brown, Charlotte Stone, Dylan McKevitt, Danielle Shirriff, Kayla Soini, Logan Foucault, Robert Meek, William McNeice, Xuyang Meng

Itinerary

Day 1: Travel from Toronto to Las Vegas, NV - Night in Ely

Day 2: Tour of Goldstrike Mine (Barrick Gold) Classic Carlin-type Mineralization - Night in Elko

Day 3: Tour of Phoenix Mine (Newmont Gold) Eocene Skarn/Carlin “like” deposits - Night in Elko

Day 4: Tour Cortez Mine (Barrick Gold) Giant Carlin-type deposit - Night in Elko

Day 5: Travel to Salt Lake City - Night in Salt Lake City

Day 6: Tour of Bingham Canyon (Rio Tinto) World Class Cu Porphyry - Night in Salt Lake City

Day 7: Travel to St. George, UT: Bryce Canyon National Park Visit (?) - Night in St. George

Day 8: Day in Zion National Park: Massive Sandstone Formation (Navajo Sandstone, Jurassic) - Night in St. George

Day 9: Day in Grand Canyon National Park: Sedimentary Stratigraphy, Unconformities, Historical Uranium Mining and Modern Controversy - Night in Cameron (Cameron Trading Post)

Day 10: Travel to Phoenix, AZ - Night in Phoenix

Day 11: Tour of Ray Mine (ASARCO) - World Class Cu Porphyry - Night in Phoenix

Day 12: Travel from Phoenix to Las Vegas - Night in Las Vegas

Day 13: Day in Las Vegas  -Night in Las Vegas

Day 14: Travel from Las Vegas to Toronto

Stay Tuned for Details!

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