Riverton, WY, Mineral

and Gem Society

Riverton, WY, Mineral

and Gem Society

Riverton, WY, Mineral

and Gem Society

​​Following you will find:

       DATE, WHERE GOING, FOR WHAT MINERAL, LEADER, CONTACT INFO, VEHICLE RECOMMENDATIONS, COMMENTS

                     Make sure to check with Field Trip leaders in case of cancellation of trips!

Please check back often for updates.

Monthly Club Meetings

Second Monday of Each Month September Through May

7:00 p.m.

Riverton Senior Citizens Center

303 E. Lincoln St., Riverton, WY

Visitors welcome!

2018 Field Trip Schedule

Riverton Mineral and Gem Society 2018 Field Trip Schedule
Date        Where                   Looking For            Leader/Contact                          Vehicle                       Comments


June 2 Dry Creek             Jasper/Pet Wood        Mel Gustin 307-856-3699               High Clearance      Meet at Fair Grounds at 7:15 a.m.; leave at 7:30 a.m.


SUNDAY

June 3 Agate Flats           Agates                        Linda Richendifer 307-856-1532     High Clearance      Meet at Fair Grounds at 7:45 a.m.; leave at 8:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 

June 10  CANCELLED       Bob's Opal Mine...hope to reschedule later this year


June 15-17 State Rock Show, Marbleton, Wyoming -  visit http://wsmgs.org/2018-wsmgs-flyer.pdf  for more information


June 23 Sweetwater       Black Tourmaline           Alice Gustin  307-856-3699           High Clearance      Meet at Fair Grounds 7:15 a.m. leave at 7:30;
              Station                                                                                                                                            or meet at Sweetater Station at 8:00 a.m.


June 30 Blue Forest         Petrified Wood             Gary Allred 307-747-5479             High Clearance      Meet at Farson gas station 9:00 a.m.


July 7 Thermopolis          Swimming/Museum?    Family Outing


SUNDAY

July 15                             Jade?                            TBA


July 21 Wiggins Fork       Petrified Wood,             Joel Sherman 307-840-0722        High Clearance        Meet at grocery store west end of Dubois 9 a.m.       
                                         Limb Casts                                                                                                          Wading and walking


July 28 Kemmerer           Fossil Fish;                   Nancy Eustice 307-851-7280                                        Meet at Ridley's Family Market parking lot, 620 Pine Ave

                                         private quarry                                                                                                      Kemmerer, at 7:30 am
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August 4 OPEN


August 11 Lysite             Lysite Agate                   Rod Baltes 307 851-3838             High Clearance        Meet at Shoshoni rest area at 7:30 a.m.;
                                                                                                                                                                      or Lysite store at 8:00 a.m.


August 18 West             Petrified Wood                Rob Courier 307-359-1733           4-wheel Drive;          Meet at Fair Grounds at 7:15 a.m.; leave at 7:30 a.m.
                  Oregon Buttes                                                                                            High Clearance 


August 25 Sweetwater   Garnets                          Nancy Eustice 307-851-7280                                         Meet at Fair Grounds at 7:15 a.m.; leave at 7:30 a.m.
                  River 

CHECK IN WITH THE FIELD TRIP LEADER THE WEEK OF THE TRIP TO LET HIM/HER KNOW YOU ARE GOING AND TO FIND OUT ANY CHANGES