News: Don't Miss Out on our Geology Golf Cart Tour!

News: Don’t Miss Out on our Geology Golf Cart Tour!


Ever wondered why the Rockies exist to the west of Glenbow Ranch, and not to the East? What would Senator Cochrane’s crew have encountered digging a humongous water well on Glenbow Ranch? Why are springs critical to the ecosystems in the park? What will the Bow Valley look like in 40,000 years into the future? Join Michael Taylor, Professor of Geology. on a wander through the geological ages of Glenbow Ranch, and see the park through the eyes and imagination of a veteran field geologist.

When: June 1st at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm – meet in the parking lot. Where: Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park Cost: $25 per person Maximum 15 people

Make sure to check the weather and dress accordingly and of course bring your camera!

Register here to reserve your spot!!

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255001 Glenbow Road
Cochrane, Alberta T4C 0B7
Phone: 403-851-9053
Email: experienceglenbow@grpf.ca

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The park is open for your enjoyment Sunrise to Sunset every day of the year.

Visitor Information Centre
Open 11:00 am to 3:00 pm* on weekends over the fall and winter pending volunteer availability.

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