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A Story Written in Stone: Harbor Geology Tour

February 4, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Participants will be guided by an instructor on a tour that highlights the geological principles and ideas reflecting the natural history of Dana Point Harbor. The group will examine the rock layers and geologic structures that surround Ocean Institute and form the harbor to uncover the geologic story of how the harbor was shaped over 15 million years into what it looks like today. After participants will be observe sediment samples from around the world under microscopes and discuss sediment transportation in the ocean.

Price: $10

Seastar and above members members recieve 10% discount: use code TOUR plus member number for member discount (Example: TOUR1010010)

Duration: 1 hour

Tickets must be purchased for all individuals attending (adults and children) children under 3 are free.


Ocean Institute
24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629 United States
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