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  • Niagara Trip Report (Part 2: Wine)

    A guest blog post by Tracy   Continued from: Niagara Trip Report (Part 1: Waterfalls)     Day 3 – Exchanging Waterfalls for Wine On Sunday, we scheduled a wine tour of Niagara-on-the-Lake and were thrilled to temporarily escape the massive crowds surrounding the Falls.  We booked a private tour with Wheelz Niagara (https://www.wheelzniagara.com/packages/private-day-tour-with-niagara-region-hotel-pick-up).  Bernie picked us […]

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  • Enchanted Rock Trip Report: Camping, T. Rexing, & Wine Tasting

    Twice a year a couple of my friends and I, all of us geoscientists, teach geology for Texas Parks and Wildlife Becoming an Outdoors Woman program.  Occasionally we auction a hosted trip to Enchanted Rock and wine country near Fredericksburg with proceeds benefiting the Friends of Texas BOW non-profit organization.  This is the trip report from last spring’s hosted […]

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  • Enchanted Rock Geology: For the Casual Observer or Amateur Enthusiast

    Twice a year a couple of my friends and I, all of us geoscientists, teach geology for Texas Parks and Wildlife Becoming an Outdoors Woman program.  Occasionally we auction a hosted trip to Enchanted Rock and wine country near Fredericksburg with proceeds benefiting the Friends of Texas BOW non-profit organization.  For the ladies unable to snag a […]