IDAHO GEM CLUB FIELD TRIPS
Our field trip day is the 3rd Sunday of each month with additional trips on other weekends. The 3rd Saturday is the Owyhee Gem & Mineral Society Field Trip Day. This year, you may go on either OGMS or IGC trips.
March 21 OGMS Bruneau Wood Pile Petrified wood
MARCH 22 A.M. *WHANGDOODLE OPAL CLAIM
P.M. *QUEENSTONE JASPER CLAIMS
MAY 9 REYNOLDS CREEK with Cathy Parsons
May 23 OGMS Rockville Leaf fossils and Maple Ridge Petrified Wood
MAY 23,24,25 MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Northern Idaho - Overnight camping trip
MAY 23,24,25 MACKAY - CHALLIS with Greg Sandmeyer
Overnight camping- variety of minerals, crystals, white fortification agate
JUNE 6, 7 BEACON HILL with Willa and Doug Renken (Depending on the weather)
Both Saturday and Sunday, camping optional
JUNE 13,14 HAMPTON BUTTE with Cathy Parsons
in Oregon, 4 hr drive for Green Petrified Wood - Overnight camping
JUNE 18-21 FEDERATION TRIP TO BLUE FOREST
Big Piney, WY. Blue Petrified wood, fish fossils
Overnight trip - camping Thurs/Fri/Sat.
JULY 4,5 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND
Challis area with SE Idaho Rock Club
July 18 OGMS A.M. Pink Plume Agate Claim
P.M. Haystack Butte petrified wood and jasper
JULY 19 SUCCOR CREEK THUNDEREGGS
AUGUST 1,2 TEXAS SPRINGS - JACKPOT, NV
Pink Limbcasts and Fluorescent Geodes
AUGUST 8,9 **these two weekends need guide to take group** to a closer location, like Picture Jasper,
AUGUST 15,16 Rome snakeskin, or any other location- Dismal swamp trip? Cuprum? Jim Witt Obsidian Claim?
August 22 OGMS Wagontown for Bog Wood
AUGUST 23 SILVER CITY Ilavite/Hedenburgite/Crystals with Greg S.-Thunder Mtn. or South Mtn. mine trip?
SEPTEMBER 5,6,7 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
SUNSTONE CLAIMS in Plush OR.
with Cheryl Link - Camping on claim or nearby
September 19 OGMS Blue Egg Claim
OCTOBER **OPTIONS FOR MONTH - NEED GUIDE
ROME, OREGON - SNAKESKIN AGATE
OBSIDIAN TRIP - GLASS BUTTE
SPENCER OPAL MINE
October 24 OGMS Graveyard Point