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Wednesday, September 21st 2016 Sandia Peak Tram Adventure

Sandia Peak Tram!

Sandia Peak Tram!

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 21st

Time: 9 am – 2:15 pm

Schools: NexGen Academy & Del Norte HS MESA programs

To bring: water bottle, picnic lunch, appropriate clothing layers (it’s about 10-15º colder), athletic shoes & a good attitude  😀

Students will hike to the Kiwanis Cabin (2.4 miles roundtrip); picnic on the edge of the world, discuss local geology and participate in an international tram technology team activity!

  • A geologic timeline and topography worksheet will be distributed on the day of the trip.
The tram ride takes about 15 minutes and departs about every 25 minutes.

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