Department of Earth Sciences
Newton Horace Winchell School of Earth Sciences

Field Camps

The Department offers three field camps, each ~ three weeks in length.

APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR SUMMER 2018! Contact Annia Fayon for more information!

Introductory Field Geology Camp near Dillon, MT! 

Section 001 - Departs from Pillsbury Hall, Minneapolis, MN  Saturday, June 2, 2018 returning Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Birch Creek Center in June, 2014                         Field mapping, August 2015

Advanced Field Geology Camp, various locations in Nevada and Montana! 

Departs from Pillsbury Hall, Minneapolis, MN on Saturday, July 7, 2018 returning Tuesday, July 31, 2018











Right: Lamoille Canyon, Ruby Mountains metamorphic core complex, NV;
Left: Measuring fabrics, Bitterroot metamorphic core complex, MT;





Hydrogeology Field Camp, located in Akeley, MN and Deep Portage Conservation Reserve! Sunday, July 15 thru Friday, August 3, 2018

Lake Randolph, MN


If you have any questions regarding the summer field programs at UMN, please contact Annia Fayon. Students from outside the University of Minnesota may apply for the Geology Field Camps by completing the application. The Hydrogeology link contains more information and contacts for that camp.