PGK announces its 2017 fall excursion to the German Carboniferous in the Ruhrgebiet. The main foci of the field trip are the geological evolution of the Carboniferous source and reservoir rocks as well as their exploitation and the cultural heritage related to the century long mining history.
Field Guide: Prof. Manfred Brix (Ruhr University Bochum)
Brief ItineraryFriday 06.10.2017 8:00 Leave Utrecht Central station by coach 11:00 – 18:30 Visit Carboniferous outcrops and mines 12:30 Lunch at Zeche Nachtigall 18:30 Arrival to Hotel Acora, Bochum 19:30 Dinner at Paulaner Botschaft Saturday 07.10.2017 8:00 Leave hotel by coach 8:30 – 17:00 Visit geological garden and Carboniferous outcrops ~20:00 arrival at Utrecht Central station
|Field trip fee staying in a shared room||€ 150.00|
|Field trip fee staying in a single room||€ 180.00|